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Evelín Johana

It takes ONE person (like you!) to make a huge difference in Evelín Johana's life. By sponsoring her, you're creating Team Evelín Johana and giving her a chance to break the cycle of poverty. Your $36 monthly gift is invested in her future and the lives of children like her in Mexico. 

And supporting a teen is important because they’re at higher risk for exposure to gangs, pregnancy, drugs and more. Your encouragement will give hope and confidence during a crucial time in their lives.

16 years old 8/26/2002 Waiting 448 days Mexico
About me & my family

Name: Evelín Johana
Waiting for sponsorship: 448 days
Family income: $160.00

Gender: Female
Age: 16
Enjoys: Playing with dolls, Playing indoor games
Talents: Dancing, Drawing
Siblings:
María Guadalupe, 23, Female
José Alberto, 19, Male

Lives with: Parents
Language: Spanish
School: No
Child ID #: 1058088

Poverty in Mexico

Kids growing up in poverty in Mexico face many tough challenges, including epidemic health and dental issues, exposure to violence, especially related to drug trafficking, high teen pregnancy rates and far-reaching shortcomings in education.

That's why we focus on providing health and nutrition programs for parents and kids, activities and resources in our centers to learn and grow in safety, youth programs to help kids understand the consequences of risky behaviors, and educational assistance like tutoring and training.

See how our program works and why we focus on health, education, empowerment and employment. 

Learn more about our work in Mexico.

How does child sponsorship work?

Your $36 monthly gift gives Evelín Johana access to life-changing benefits, like:

  • medical care
  • educational support
  • life skills
  • job-training before graduation.
More about child sponsorship:

Not sure you're ready to become Evelín Johana's sponsor? That's OK.

How your support helps kids in poverty

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