Foster Stories

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    Measured by the Strength...

    Meet Carolina and Pedro... Foster families are a great blessing to the children in our care. They serve as an extension of our mission every day because you could never have too many people to love a child. Meet Carolina and her family: My husband and I had often considered the...

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    Blessed Beyond Measure! Meet...

    Meet Michael... Dear His House Friend, As we celebrate Father’s Day this year, His House would like to share a beautiful, honest story from a little different perspective – that of a foster father. Here’s Michael’s story in his own words: Having raised 3 children and 3 stepchildren, I thought, “How hard...

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    National Foster Care Month...

    Celebrating the LOVE of FAMILY! On May 21, we had the privilege of celebrating our faithful foster families at the His House Annual Foster Family Appreciation event. This fun-filled afternoon included the fellowship of foster parents, very moving testimonials and fun activities for the children. Former foster parent, Heather Funk, inspired...

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    Celebrating National Foster Care...

    “God has called us to be instruments of love for these amazing, beautiful children” - Meet Nicole: During this National Foster Care Month, Nicole, who has been fostering children for just a few months now, shares this perspective on being a foster parent. “My husband, Luis, and I were motivated to...

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    Celebrating a very special...

    Meet Johany... Here at His House Children’s Home, we see foster parents step into the broken lives of precious children, welcoming them to their homes, their families and their hearts. In the month of May, we celebrate these heroes with National Foster Care Month. This month, we are blessed to share...

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    Celebrating National Foster Care...

    “Being a foster mother has brought a different meaning to my life” - Meet The Garay Family: After many years trying to have a child, God gave us the miracle of our biological son “Gabriel” that was the most beautiful gift I have ever received. Being a mother changed my...

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    Every Day an Achievement:

    Meet Juan Carlos and Francely... Juan Carlos and Francely Gonzalez have been licensed foster parents with His House Children’s Home since 2013. The family recalls the day that the first child was placed in their home, “She arrived helpless and uncertain, but eager to be happy and that is where...

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    Grateful Every Day:

    Raquel’s Story... Raquel E. has not been able to have children of her own, but was always impressed by individuals who fostered or adopted children. When she became a foster parent herself, she came to value any amount of time she got to share with the child. Raquel states, “I...

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    Making an impact for...

    Meet Chris and Jessica... Seeing Chris’ parents become medical foster care providers inspired Chris and Jessica to become volunteers at one of the His House cottages in the early days of their marriage. At first, Chris would bring his students for service hours, but it quickly turned into an activity...

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    Serving the Lord through...

    Keyner and Miriam Torres: Keyner and Miriam have had the joy of caring for two children since being licensed as foster parents less than a year ago. According to the couple, their reason for becoming foster parents is the love the Lord placed in their hearts to “give to His...

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