Category Archives: Press

  • Jack’s Waterfall

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    Student Wins 10K for HCF Orphans

    Julie Lindell Wins $10K for Orphans Amway Grant to Global Awareness Club Member for Kenya Orphanage (View Newspaper Clipping Here) Julie Lindell will be a senior at Shoreham-Wading River High School in September.  She is just starting college applications.  She says, “Right now, I still have a lot of college visits to do.  I like […]

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    Running Around the World to Help Kenyan Kids

    By Deanna Del Ciello The Port Times Record April 18, 2013 Long Islanders are racing once again to give Kenyan street children a better future, and this time one Port Jefferson resident will be running with the Kenyans. Hope Children’s Fund, which helps AIDS-affected orphans in Meru, Kenya, will host its ninth annual Bi-Continental 5K […]

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    Jammin’ For a Cause

    Porter Times Record  November 15, 2013 Photos by: Larry Hohler   The White Horse Tavern in Bayport hosted a benefit for Hope Children’s Fund on Sunday Nov. 11 that raised $1,370.  The locally based nonprofit supports AIDS-affected orphans in Meru, Kenya.  Jack Lacitra, a musician and teacher, organized the event.     Above , he […]

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    Making Their College Dreams A Reality

    Kids go from the streets to the schools of Kenya NonProfit has challenge of funding college educations by Elana Glowatz The Port Times Record October 11, 2012   After years of hard work to give AIDS-affected Kenyan orgpans a home and an education through secondary school, Hope Children’s Fund now faces the challenge of putting […]

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    Shoreham-Wading River Hosts Annual Bicontinental 5K run

    By Matthew Miranda Times Beacon Record May 2, 2012 Nearly 100 runners turned out for the eighth annual Kenya/USA Bicontinental 5K Run at Shoreham-Wading River High School. Some came for the competition. Some came to support a charitable cause. Hope Children’s Fund (HCF) president Larry Hohler has come every year since 2005. For him, the […]

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    Area Charity at Work in Kenya

    African orphans given rare opportunity to view natural patrimony By Larry Hohler Times Beacon Record April 13, 2011 The author is the founder of Hope Children’s Fund, a Port Jefferson-based charity serving AIDS-affected children in Kenya. Our principal interest when we visit Kenya is to check on the progress of the 71 orphans we help […]

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    Pencil Manufacturer Does Write by Kids

    BY GARY DYMSKI Newsday.com April 15, 2008 Larry Hohler, a retired Smithtown teacher and president of Hope Children’s Fund, always can use school supplies. Carmine Russo has a small company that manufactures safety pencils. Sounds like a match – one made in heaven for 51 orphans ages 6 to 13 in the small Kenyan town […]

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    Out of Shoreham-Wading River Into Africa

    By Jennifer Choi The Village Beacon Record March 19, 2009 Three teens making a difference in the world, learning life lessons and now telling you about it. Three Shoreham-Wading River High School students were among the dozen Long Islanders who traveled to Kenya last month on behalf of the Hope Children’s Fund. Established in 2002 […]

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