Dawn C. Degenhardt

Founder & Executive Director

Dawn, born in Portland, Maine returned to Maine over 35 years ago.  She and her husband, Edwin, are the proud parents of nine adopted children from five countries.  She has traveled around the globe in her quest to bring needy children and loving parents together.  Over the years, she has developed a challenging but credible […]

Joy Degenhardt

Vietnam Director

Joy My Lien Degenhardt, born and raised in Vietnam until she was 4 years old, came to the United States in 1972 as an adopted child of Ed and Dawn Degenhardt. She grew up in Houlton, Maine and graduated from the University of Hawaii studying International Business. In 1992, under the invitation of the Ministry […]

Tim Younes

Database Manager, E Newsletter Editor, Fundraiser

For 26 years, Tim served as the Executive Director of the Rolls-Royce Owners’ Club, an international 7,500 membership organization serving the owners of the most prestigious cars and most valuable brands in the world. He has also served as the Director and a Registered Lobbyist for a statewide non-profit organization advocating for improved laws and better […]

Tran Thuy Lan Phuong

Project Manager, Vietnam

As a Project Manager in Vietnam, Phuong develops and manages programs focused on education and nutrition for disadvantaged children in the country. Phuong earned a Bachelor’s Degree of Business Administration from HCMC University of Industry and also had her skills of multimedia design developed, which initially served her individual interests but then helped her grow […]

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