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March Prayer Focus: Shiro

March 1, 2015

Sweet Shiro was born with a cleft lip and palate. He was admitted to our Zhengzhou Care Center when he was four months old. Upon his arrival, he was diagnosed with cleft lip and was able to receive the nutrition he needed to thrive. Ten months after his arrival, Shiro had gained the necessary weight […]

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September Prayer Focus: Harrison

September 1, 2014

Our sweet Harrison was just 2 weeks old when he was admitted to our Zhengzhou Care Center this past February. He was born with a cleft lip and palate and we thank God that we’re able to send him to excellent surgeons right here in China! Harrison is 6 months old now. Like many 6-month-olds, […]

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National Cleft & Craniofacial Awareness Month: Tracer’s Story

July 21, 2014

Tracer is a 3-month-old baby boy here at Maria’s Big House of Hope who was diagnosed with a cleft lip and palate. Even at such a young age, Tracer has a bright, joyful personality. The first time I met him, I couldn’t put him down! He loves to be cuddled and always tries to mimic […]

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A Time of Miracles

April 27, 2012

The surgical team is now in Beijing after an incredible week at Maria’s Big House of Hope. This team of medical professionals from Geisinger Medical Center and Vanderbilt University Medical Center performed several cleft lip and palate surgeries at the local hospital during our trip. It was unbelievable to see Dr. DeSantis totally reconstruct the […]