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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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Have you ever wondered how we keep up with the 700 children and families in our network of care? Now that there have been reunifications to biological families, there’s a lot more digging for information and reports on the status of the children and their caregivers. Now decentralized geographically, our indigenous South Asian team on […]

Alumni, Family, Family Reunification, Family Strengthening, Stories, Village Development Centers

March 8, 2023

How do we receive reports from South Asia?

Orphan Sunday Recap Caregivers explained about the vision and future goals for Restoring Hope’s programs for children and families. They spoke about how we are growing and finding success. There’s been feedback that the communities are benefiting from the impact of the work with children and families also. In addition, the child’s life is transforming […]

Fundraising, In the Field, Prayer, Stories

November 30, 2022

The End of 2022

Our vision at Restoring Hope is “Holistic restoration of South Asia’s orphaned and vulnerable children for lives of dignity, purpose and transformation of their communities.” Holistic restoration includes the physical, social, educational and spiritual healing, growth and development of children who have faced tragedy in their young lives. Our aim is that all 700 of these children, youth […]

Discipleship, Family Reunification, Stories, Summer Celebrations

August 29, 2022

Summer Celebrations – Drawing Families into the Local Church

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

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