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Catey: LWB’s Featured Child of the Week

Catey was in dire need of medical care when her orphanage contacted Love Without Boundaries for help. She was found with a significant hernia needing immediate surgery and was also born with a cleft lip and palate. After a successful surgical hernia repair, she was released from the hospital into the arms of loving nannies at LWB’s Anhui Healing Home (AHH).

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At two weeks old and weighing just over six pounds, Catey did not know how to cry in order to make her needs known. Her expert nannies carefully fed her on a strict schedule, knowing that she would not let them know if she was hungry. Babies born affected by cleft issues need more time to ingest nutritious formula. Using a specialized squeezable bottle with a special cleft nipple, Catey’s nanny takes as much time as Catey needs to fill her little belly.

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Catey has quickly learned what she needs to do at AHH: Eat, sleep, and grow! She is doing those things well.

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Catey is in need of sponsors to support her placement at AHH. Your sponsorship of $50 per month, or $25 per month for a shared sponsorship, will allow you to join Catey’s team and celebrate her growth and developmental milestones yet to come. Sponsors will receive monthly updates and photos.

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