Mykah B. has been sponsored by an amazing world-changer! Her sponsor has created Team Mykah B. and given her a chance to break free from the cycle of poverty, starting a ripple effect for generations. With that support, the future looks bright for Mykah B.!
Kids growing up in poverty in the Philippines face many difficulties, including a tough time finding employment due to lack of ability to get basic skills, high teen pregnancy rates and chronic malnutrition impacting their development.
That's why we focus on offering a variety of proven employment programs and valuable in-demand job skills training, as well as youth health programs to teach kids about smart choices, and early childhood screening and nutrition programs to help kids grow up strong and healthy.
To learn more about about the valuable programs your sponsorship makes happen, check out the plan for kids in the Philippines below.
Did you know? Solving poverty isn't a one-size-fits-all solution. That's why we customize programs by age + location + circumstances to help break the cycle of poverty.
Your $32 monthly gift gives kids like Mykah B. access to life-changing benefits, like:
You can cancel your monthly giving anytime. Because we've made a commitment that we'll be a part of our kids' lives until they graduate, your sponsored child will continue to receive benefits from the program, and we will work to find a new sponsor as soon as possible.
When you sponsor, we'll send you more info about your child, including a photo and a quick-start guide to child sponsorship. You'll also:
Built near our kids, giving them a safe place to be
Plus, more than 9K volunteers around the world
Our focus? Health, education, empowerment and employment
A quick look at programs currently available for sponsored teens age 12 and over in Manila.
Teens in Manila enrolled in secondary school receive school supplies.
Teens can enroll in classes to learn how to think critically and creatively, become good citizens and manage money wisely.
Qualified youth receive extra financial support to continue their education. Teens enrolled in vocational or post-secondary school receive assistance to pay their transportation fees.