Having a Family for the First Time

When Franco first came to Nuestros Pequeños Hermanos Peru, a children's home supported by Friends of the Orphans, the two-year-old boy the two year old boy was not able to speak at all. He suffered from malnutrition and was full of fleas, which literally were jumping all over his little ... continue reading.

Small Steps, but Great Strides

When Johan arrived at Nuestros Pequeños Hermanos Dominican Republic, a children's home supported by Friends of the Orphans, he was malnourished, underdeveloped and terrified. The four-year-old little boy was unable to walk or talk and was severely dehydrated and congested to the point that he had trouble breathing and was ... continue reading.