Child Sponsorship

/Child Sponsorship
  • Sponsor Kevin

    From: $0.00 / month
    Gender Male
    Birth Date December 16, 2006
    Age 14 years old
    Grade Accelerated Primary Program
    School Scheel Center (Centro Scheel)
    Country Guatemala

    Biography

    Kevin lives in Ciudad Vieja with his mother, two brothers and two sisters. The bottom part of the house walls is made of cement blocks and the top part is made from sugar canes. The roof is made of sheet metal and the floor is cement. His mother works collecting coffee beans on a farm. For each sack of coffee beans she collects she earns Q40 ($5) and she usually manages 1 sack a day. Kevin's aunt also helps out with money, giving around Q1200 a month because the family cares for her children (Kevin's cousins) while she works. Kevin's favorite hobby is playing football with his friends. He likes the color blue and his favorite animals are dogs. Kevin likes to listen to trap music. In school his favorite subject is math and his goal for this year is to graduate and go on to seventh grade. When he's older he would like to be a lawyer to be able to help and defend people.
  • Gender Female
    Birth Date April 23, 2006
    Age 15 years old
    Grade 8th Grade
    School Scheel Center (Centro Scheel)
    Country Guatemala

    Biography

    Jenifer lives in Vista Hermosa with her mother, father and brother. Their house is made of cement blocks and sheet metal and has a cement floor. The house has two beds for the four family members. The family uses a tabletop stove to cook their meals. Jenifer's father drives a garbage truck and earns around Q1900 ($242) a month. Jenifer likes to draw and listen to music in her spare time. Her favorite types of music are electronic and rap. Jenifer's favorite color is light blue, and her favorite animals are dogs. In school, Jenifer's favorite class is natural sciences and her goal for the year is to pass her classes. When she is older, she would like to be a surgeon because she would like to help people.
  • Sponsor Diego Enrique

    From: $5.00 / month
    Gender Male
    Birth Date March 20, 2011
    Age 10 years old
    Grade 2nd Grade
    School Dreamer Center (Centro Soñador)
    Country Guatemala

    Biography

    Diego lives in San Felipe with his parents and two brothers. The walls of his house are made out of cement blocks, the roof is metal and the floor is made of cement. Diego's father is a builder's assistant and earns Q2000 ($255) a month. Diego's mother does not work and looks after the house. The house has a table top stove and also use firewood to cook. Diego's favorite animals are birds and his favorite food is pizza. Diego likes the color red and his favorite musician is Ozuna. At school his favorite activity to do in class is 'tarea' which is like handwriting practice. His goal for this year in school is to pass all of his classes. When he grows up Diego would like to be a police officer because they have guns and they arrest bad people.
  • Sponsor Diego

    From: $0.00 / month
    Gender Male
    Birth Date February 6, 2009
    Age 12 years old
    Grade 5th Grade
    School Dreamer Center (Centro Soñador)
    Country Guatemala

    Biography

    Diego was born on February 6, 2009, and is in 5th grade at the Dreamer Center. He loves to play soccer. When he grows up, he would like to design and make toys.