HOLD the Children HOME

Did you know HOLD the Children operates an orphanage in Haiti?

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HOLD the children operates in Jamaica, Guatemala and Haiti and is a division of Mission Discovery, Inc. HOLD the children's operations are always expanding. HOLD is currently supporting seven schools in Haiti, two in Jamaica and one in Guatemala.

Featured Child

Birthday: 04/12/2005
Country: Haiti
Gender: Female

Chedena is another one of our local kiddos from right in Port de Paix.  Her favorite color is green.  We asked her who her best friend is, and she proudly responded, “Everyone!”  This sums up her personality pretty well!  She loves school and French is her favorite subject.  She would love to visit the U.S. someday and wants to be a doctor.  When asked about Jesus, she sweetly answered that He loves her and provides for her.  When we prodded a little more and asked about the “BIG” thing he did, she got a big smile on her face and declared that He died on the cross for her sins.

Let's look at all the children.


October 25, 2017 - Richard Rohde
Scripture says, “As a person thinks in their heart, so they are” Proverbs 23:7.  Where do our thoughts come from and how do they get into one’s heart?  For most of us, thoughts are developed from our relationships, education, and our experiences.  We learn and grow from those who influence us in our formative years.  We consider the family to be a primary influence of teaching right and wrong.  If family members are absent, who will kids learn from?  The education system challenges kids to learn and develop life skills.  What if the inability to pay tuition prevents children from attending
September 12, 2017 - Richard Rohde
The ten HOLD Home residents pictured here are now attending Beraca High School this year.  While this is an exciting change for each of them, it does come at an additional financial cost.  The tuition, transportation to and from school, uniforms, books and supplies, and lunch will cost $150 a month per child.  That is a total of $1,500 per month.  This need is much greater than our resources.  Please talk to friends, family, and church groups to ask for their help.  We desperately want these kids to be in school this year, but we need your help to make this possible.  Thank you for your con
August 29, 2017 - Courtney Rivera
During the month of June, I had the privilege of leading a couple of Mission Discovery’s Jamaica mission trips.  As we approached Jamaica Christian School for the Deaf on work day one, the excitement was building inside me to see my friend Lorenzo.