Get to know some of the families that are making a difference in the lives of orphans.
The Almond Family was our first family to receive a Sparrow grant. Already having adopted their beautiful daughter from China, we partnered with them to help bring home their son, Jacob, in late summer 2011 to their home in Missouri.
The Sears Family live in California, and in June 2012, brought home their son, Joseph, from South Korea to join his older sisters and turn them into a family of five.
The Mahoney Family joyfully picked up their baby boy, Reid, from South Korea in the fall of 2012 who then joined his big brother and two big sisters in Missouri.
The Matthews* Family serve the Lord overseas with their two daughters and have been blessed with the addition of two boys from Ethiopia.
The Douglas Family reside outside of St. Louis, MO. They have increased their family of four to seven with three precious children from Ghana. The Douglas family are recipients of a second grant as they are adopting again from Ghana, this time a lovely young lady named Linda. UPDATE: Linda is currently missing from the orphanage. Please pray for her safety.
The Creveling Family live in north Dallas and have brought home two new daughters from Ethiopia to join their existing daughter, turning them into a blessed family of five.
The Whitmire Family traveled to Bulgaria to add their 5th adopted child to their home in south Dallas.
The Schaefer Family live in St. Charles, MO, and traveled in 2014 to bring home their 4 year old son, Isaac, from China.
The Jacob Family live in Oklahoma and brought home their daughter Mercy, from India, in late 2015.
The Fristoe Family live in Missouri and are two-time grant recipients. First, for their daughter, Rebekah, who came home from China in 2014 and second, for two more girls from China, hoping to arrive in fall of 2016.
*Name has been changed for security purposes.