Respect Life Committee

Respect LifeThe Respect Life Committee works to promote respect for all life through education, political action, and prayer. The committee receives its direction from the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops. They offer assistance to those in need through a network of organizations dedicated to Respect Life. Their annual spiritual adoption program serves to encourage prayer for the respect of all life and education. They sponsor an annual poinsettia sale, which supports The Kimberly Home.  For more information, call f41035f43c46393a11f641353d4048430e3839353743423e433c42143947443d463d48494735424843023737f6f44835463b394811f633364035423ff612183935374342f41e433c42f410033512f43548f4483c39f4373c4946373cf4433a3a3d3739f40b060b020b060a020c080b0bf44c07070c02 t97o5CliKOrRH0Cu4lqV7sxnFRFkP1tq caesar This page part is protected against spam bots and web crawlers. In order to be displayed you need to enable Javascript in your browser, and then reload the page.

Share the joy of family with an orphaned child

Open Hearts and Homes for Children (OHHC) is a non-profit Christian organization that advocates for children growing up in institutions or foster care in Ukraine and Latvia. OHHC provides these children with a vacation experience to share the love of a christian family., enjoy recreational and cultural activities, and develop long term, caring relationships.

Twice a year (Christmas and summer) OHHC brings a group of orphans to the United States for a 3-4 week vacation. The children are provided the opportunity to experience family life and the host families are given the chance to meet the faceless orphan children they often read about. These vacations allo children to find families and neet people who will care about them after their visit is over, giving each participant a chance for a more hopeful future.

The Children
  •  Are generally between the ages of 8 and 15and are recommended for participation by their orphanage staff
  • Travel to the United States on a tourist visa and must return to their country on a pre-determined date at the  closing of the host program
  • Are accompained by one or more escorts who are their legal guardians while they are in the United StatesRespect life
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  • Complete and  application to host, a safety visit, child abuse clearance and criminal check
  • Attend mandatory host family preparation training
  • Must be of Christian faith and take the child to Church during the hosting
  • Host an escort during the visit
  • Sponsor the child's trip: $2,800.00
  • Provide necessities such as food, clothing, hygiene items to the children
  • Couples and single women may host

Your area Coordinator is: d6f217d61e281b1cf3d823171f222a25f0221f291729211fe7f62c1b281f302524e4241b2ad8d62a17281d1b2af3d8151822172421d8f4021f2917d60017242b191e252d29211fd6f2e517f4ede8ede4ede8ece4edebe7e7d6 2J2IUAfLZVCfIe7aDiYGa2hE9PaSVP71 caesar This page part is protected against spam bots and web crawlers. In order to be displayed you need to enable Javascript in your browser, and then reload the page.