It takes ONE person (like you!) to make a huge difference in Luis Fernando's life. By sponsoring him, you're creating Team Luis Fernando and giving him a chance to break the cycle of poverty. Your $32 monthly gift is invested in his future and the lives of children like him in Colombia.
Name: Luis Fernando
Waiting for sponsorship: 47 days
Family income: $316.00
Enjoys: Playing with toys and cars, Playing with jacks and tops
Talents: Dancing, Singing, Sports
Lives with: Parents
Child ID #: 1230982
Kids growing up in poverty in Colombia face many tough challenges, such as a large wealth gap, gang violence that too often involves kids, an inadequate health care system and poor secondary-school attendance.
That's why we focus on programs to help kids stay off the streets, work with local partners to provide medical and dental care, and offer leadership programs and scholarships to help teens stay in school so they can achieve their dreams.
Your $32 monthly gift gives Luis Fernando 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