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Laranda's Story

5 years old

Born prematurely, Cerebral palsy

Follow Updates

Meet Laranda

Laranda is interactive and playful, and is happiest in someone’s arms. She’s also spunky and bouncy, and we’re so grateful to be able to care for her.


Recent Updates

Laranda’s nanny is a lot of fun and loves to play. She likes to do Laranda’s hair and tells her how beautiful she is every day. We are grateful for the opportunity to help provide intentional, loving care for children like Laranda. She loves her nanny and we are thankful to see such wonderful attachment.

Laranda is headed into spring with a lot of joy. She’s been able to feel the fresh air and her nannies have introduced her to new toys. She especially likes the ball with jingle-bells inside. We feel blessed to welcome the spring season with Laranda!

Laranda is such a delight to be around. Her giggles and bubbly personality are just two of the reasons we love her. It’s fitting that the jingle bells are one of her favorite toys in preschool. She beams with excitement when you hand them to her, and then she gleefully shakes and jingles them. Will you pray with us that she will soon have the opportunity to know the love and permanency of a family through adoption?

Laranda enjoyed spending the holidays making new crafts in preschool. She had the opportunity to make handprint ornaments in class with her teacher, and delighted in the feeling of her hand squishing into the dough. It is a joy to see Laranda explore new things!

Laranda recently started preschool and loves it! Craft time is one of her favorite parts, where she gets to discover paint, glue, glitter, and so much more. Her teacher is filled with joy every time Laranda shines her beautiful smile while dabbing with a paintbrush, or sticking pieces of paper together. We are thrilled to have Laranda in class!

Laranda recently turned 4 years old! For her birthday she enjoyed cupcakes, friends, bubbles, and music! Laranda’s sweet personality and infectious joy keep us smiling, and we love to celebrate her.

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