A Walk towards Hope

As the father of three teenage sons most conversations at my house these days begin with “Dad, I need…” followed by an urgent request that is almost always a “want” and rarely a “need”. I recently returned from the Venezuelan border where I spent the week with the “caminantes”, or walkers, whom the entirety of […]

Venezuela Crisis Relief

Written By: Sean Lawrence, Giving Children Hope’s Executive Director — Nothing about Giselle’s appearance gave a clue about the life-altering crisis she was facing. With her sunglasses resting on her head, a sweatshirt wrapped around her hips, and carrying an average sized backpack, she looked as if she was heading on a day trip to […]

Relief for Venezuela

At one point, it was the richest country in Latin America, flourishing from the oil industry, but now, Venezuela is experiencing a humanitarian crisis. With skyrocketing inflation rates over 800% and a growing political storm, the crisis in Venezuela is continually worsening. As prices increase, severe basic needs shortages are occurring, including food and medical […]