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Caring for orphaned and vulnerable children through family-based living environments, discipleship and education, empowering future leaders to build healthy communities.

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The college students are all grown up! Taller is the first and most noticeable change. When we take a deeper look at the past, we can see the drastic changes today. Nearly 15 years ago as an organization bringing up children in safe homes with pastors, today we reunified 550 children to live with biological […]

Education, In the Field

November 8, 2022

A Deeper Look at the Past…Today!

For many, the word “Alumni” itself was new! – Restoring Hope Staff This past May, the first two **ever** alumni gatherings took place in two parts of South Asia for our Restoring Hope youth. We now have 21 college graduates (and hundreds more to come) who have been raised in the local church and now re-connected with […]

Alumni, Education

October 4, 2022

Alumni Gatherings

Last year Restoring Hope received $3,500 and the year before was $5,000 (!) from the Berns Team! This year’s Commission Giveaway will go directly to Restoring Hope college student sponsorships. We so value our partnership with Jason and Laura Berns and we so value you and your belief in  Restoring Hope children and families. Thank you for your very direct and immediate help today […]

Education, Fundraising

October 3, 2022

The Berns Family Foundation Will Be Giving Away Up to $100,000!

We hope you can re-share Restoring Hope’s stories of impact! Here are the blog post links to the stories of Saramma*, Thampan*, and Khajal*. These treasured students have faced some of the hardest circumstances as young children, and now they have reconnected with biological family as they strive to become college graduates! These stories are […]

Education, Fundraising, Sports Day, Stories, Uncategorized

August 24, 2022

Finding a Passion for Stories

Here are the main steps to be able to plan your event: Step 1: Learn more from this powerpoint about Restoring Hope and Sports Day Step 2: Decide if you can Captain a Sports Day team Step 3: Register your event by clicking here Step 4: Gather a team Step 5: Start reaching your goal amount! More video tutorials are found […]

Sports Day

August 15, 2022

5 Steps to Plan Your Event for Sports Day!

A LIFE IMPACT STORY FOR SPORTS DAY ON SEPTEMBER 10TH Khajal* loves reading books, but she came from a family of field laborers who had not been educated past 5th grade. When her father died, she and her mother were left unprotected and unprovided for. Her ambition to become a teacher and break through family […]

Discipleship, Education, Family, Family Reunification, In the Field

August 10, 2022

Student Story: Khajal* on Sports Day

A LIFE IMPACT STORY FOR SPORTS DAY ON SEPTEMBER 10TH Thampan’s* parents were both field laborers and sadly, his father took his own life, which left the family in a hard position to make ends meet. His mother left him to be raised by his grandmother and then she remarried another man (it’s stigmatized to […]

Discipleship, Education, Family, Family Reunification, In the Field, Stories

August 10, 2022

College Student: Thampan’s* Story

A LIFE IMPACT STORY FOR SPORT’S DAY ON SEPTEMBER 10TH Saramma* has a younger brother and when her father suddenly died from a heart attack, the family was left in crisis. Both her parents were laborers who worked in the fields and this meant the responsibility to look after her younger brother fell on Saramma. […]

Discipleship, Education, Family, Family Reunification, In the Field, Stories

August 9, 2022

Advocate for Saramma* on Sports Day