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disabled worker in China selling steamed buns

Buns of Joy

We have a brand-new opportunity in China! A group of six people started a bakery specializing in steamed buns, Buns of Joy. Their goal is to provide vocational training and employment for people with disabilities, adapting the job to be within their capability. The bakery started last June, employing two social workers and a few […]

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2023 November Heartbeat

Celebrating 28 years of transforming lives of vulnerable children with humanitarian aid or medical care.

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Asthma Medication Needs

How many people do you know with asthma? As you may know, asthma affects the airways in the lungs, causing difficulty breathing. For some people, asthma is just an inconvenience. But for others, it can interfere with daily activities and lead to a life-threatening asthma attack. May is asthma awareness month, so let’s consider how […]

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Praying For a Father for Zoey Brings a Special Answer

As we celebrate our Silver Anniversary this year, we’re reminded of the countless incredible memories with our kids. One extraordinary recollection is the story of Zoey. When she arrived on our campus as a tiny baby, doctors stated that her special needs were so debilitating she’d be non-responsive for the rest of her life. Shortly […]

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Amazing Andrew Flourishes in Forever Family

PHF has been home to some amazing kids, and we’re featuring Andrew (Zhang Yunfei) this time. Andrew was adopted from Shepherd’s Field in September 2015 by his Forever Family from the United States. Five years later, at age 15, he’s doing well with the love and support they’ve given him. His mom said he has […]

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2022 August Heartbeat

Make an impact on World Humanitarian Day with PHF! PHF provides humanitarian aid, vocational training, and therapy in China.

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water play for child with invisible disability

2022 July Heartbeat

July is disability awareness month. Read about the kids with invisible disabilities that PHF is supporting.

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child at healing home investigating a flower

2022 June Heartbeat

Childhood trauma can be caused by disabilities, but support can alter the outcome. Meet children whose lives are changed by your donations.

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three year old chinese boy and his therapist smile at the camera

2022 May Heartbeat

This month PHF is sharing inspiring stories of hope through medical care or therapy in China and in Mexico.

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Tim Baker with young girl in Yucatan

2022 April Heartbeat

This month PHF is sharing inspiring stories of hope in China and Mexico. Read on to learn how PHF is transforming lives in both countries.

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Gotcha Day for Faith

2022 March Heartbeat

This month PHF is sharing stories of renewal and hope. Read about Faith’s forever family and a new adoption grant honoring Luke through MAA.

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Luke as an infant

2022 February Heartbeat

PHF is sharing memories of Luke, who passed away in early January this month. Luke joined the Shepherd’s Field family as an infant.

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Intern holding infant

2022 January Heartbeat

PHF has completed 26 years of helping orphans in China. In 2022, vulnerable children in rural China still need our support.

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Chinese toddler in Santa hat

2021 December Heartbeat

The number of orphans in China has decreased every year since 2012. However, orphan care in rural Asia still needs your help to meet basic needs.

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Brody enjoys a nutritious meal. Help kids like Brody on Giving Tuesday

2021 November Heartbeat

November is a month to recognize and express gratitude, especially for ordinary things. Share your gratitude on Giving Tuesday.

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tummy time for one year to improve body awareness senseold girl

2021 October Heartbeat

Learn about body awareness and balance senses and their impact on everyday life for kids with special needs. Bright Stars makes a difference!

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Dustin needs forever family

2021 March Heartbeat

March is CP awareness month! Learn about Cerebral Palsy and meet three kids needing families. And meet staff member Lori Baxter.

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PHF kids celebrate CNY 2018

2021 February Heartbeat

The Year of the Ox – a great time to consider adoption! Read about one family’s journey and meet 3 kids who wait for their forever family.

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kids celebrate CNY

2021 January Heartbeat

Orphan care in China has changed in the last 25 years. PHF continues to partner with other NGOs to meet the continuing needs of orphans.

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seven preschool boys and teacher

2020 December Heartbeat

From the Founder As we reach the end of our 25th year of serving China‘s orphaned and vulnerable children, we continue to wait for the next chapter to begin. Like most of the rest of the world, the coronavirus continues to affect our plans to move forward. None of us would have expected a year […]

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2020 May Heartbeat

From Our Founder Welcome! I’m very excited to announce that Dr. Olivia Wei Li is the new Secretary General of the Philip Hayden Foundation in China. Olivia will oversee all of our projects and programs in China, the centerpiece of which is 7Acres, located on the campus of Shepherd’s Field Children’s Village in Tianjin. 7Acres […]

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