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Santiago Vinicio

Santiago Vinicio has been sponsored by an amazing world-changer! His sponsor has created Team Santiago Vinicio and given him a chance to break free from the cycle of poverty, starting a ripple effect for generations. With that support, the future looks bright for Santiago Vinicio!

 

13 years old 6/4/2005 Ecuador
About my house

Walls: Concrete block
Roof: Concrete
Floor: Concrete
My bed: Wooden beds
Water source: Running water in home
Electricity: Regulated use

About Ecuador

Kids growing up in poverty in Ecuador face many serious difficulties, including life-altering malnutrition, extreme generational poverty, staggering unemployment rates and poor educational services.

That's why we focus on providing vibrant nutrition programs, special training to guide youth in managing finances, employment programs and scholarships to help teens find jobs, and a broad offering of educational assistance from tutoring to books.

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

Learn more about our work in Ecuador.

Kids growing up in poverty in Ecuador face many serious difficulties, including life-altering malnutrition, extreme generational poverty, staggering unemployment rates and poor educational services.

That's why we focus on providing vibrant nutrition programs, special training to guide youth in managing finances, employment programs and scholarships to help teens find jobs, and a broad offering of educational assistance from tutoring to books.

Learn more about about the valuable programs your sponsorship makes happen in Ecuador below.

How does child sponsorship work?

Your $36 monthly gift gives kids like Santiago Vinicio access to life-changing benefits, like:

  • medical care
  • educational support
  • life skills
  • job-training before graduation.

 

More about child sponsorship:

How your support helps kids in poverty

How your support helps teens in Quito, Ecuador

A quick look at programs currently available for sponsored teens age 12 and over in Quito.

Educated

Teens in Quito enrolled in secondary school receive school supplies.

 

Empowered

Teens can enroll in classes to learn how to think critically and creatively, become good citizens and manage money wisely.

 

Employed

Older youth can participate in our job training and placement program, while others can qualify to receive extra financial support for vocational or post-secondary school.

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