Child Sponsorship

/Child Sponsorship
  • 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.
  • Gender Male
    Birth Date December 15, 2013
    Age 7 years old
    Grade Preschool
    School Dreamer Center (Centro Soñador)
    Country Guatemala

    Biography

    José lives in Jocotenango with his mother, brother and sister. Their house is made of sheet metal and has a cement floor. The house is made up of only one room, and there are two beds that the family share. José's mother is not currently working and the family rely on relatives to help out with household costs. José's father does not live with them and does not currently support them financially. José's favorite color is blue and his favorite animals are dogs. José likes to listen to children's songs, and the one he likes best is called 'La Mariposita' which means 'The Little Butterfly'. In school José's favorite time of the day is playtime. This year his goal is to be able to draw cool things like the pictures on display in his classroom. When he grows up, José would like to do the same job as his father, a demolition worker knocking down houses so that new houses can be built. José said that he wants to do this job so that he can be close to his father.
  • Sponsor Aura

    From: $5.00 / month
    Gender Female
    Birth Date February 14, 2005
    Age 16 years old
    Grade 7th Grade
    School Scheel Center (Centro Scheel)
    Country Guatemala

    Biography

    Aura lives in Jocotenango with her parents, brother and sister. Their house is made of cement blocks and has a ceramic floor. It consists of only one room, and there are two beds for the five family members to share. The family use a tabletop stove to cook their food. Aura's dad works delivering Prensa Libre newspapers and earns around Q1200 ($153) a month. Aura's mother is a catalogue salesperson. Aura's favorite animals are dogs and her favorite colors are black and blue. She likes listening to reggaeton music and playing basketball in her spare time. Aura likes to be sporty and would like to be a P.E teacher when she is older so she can continue to do exercise. In school Aura also likes English lessons and her goal for this year is to learn to speak English.
  • Sponsor a Crib

    $119.00 on the 20th of each month
    There is absolutely no better way to see life blossom than to sponsor a crib at Casa Jackson Hospital for Malnourished Children. As a sponsor, you will get updates on each new child that is taken care of from your designated crib. This way, you get to see, read about, and share the wonderful recovery stories with your friends and family members. Sponsors help cover the cost of the medical attention, around the clock care, food and hygiene products necessary for each malnourished baby to recover. Sponsors help cover the cost of the medical attention, around the clock care, food and hygiene products necessary for each malnourished baby to make a full recovery! Be the difference! You are the difference between life and death for children at Casa Jackson. Your $119/month sponsorship makes their recovery possible and gives them a brighter future.
    $119/month Crib Sponsorship