It takes ONE person (like you!) to make a huge difference in Esdras Leonardo's life. By sponsoring him, you're creating Team Esdras Leonardo 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 Guatemala.
Name: Esdras Leonardo
Waiting for sponsorship: 117 days
Family income: $130.00
Enjoys: Playing soccer, Playing with toys and cars, Playing with friends
Talents: Singing, Dancing
Lives with: Parents
Language: Spanish, Cakchiquel
Child ID #: 1252683
Kids growing up in poverty in Guatemala face some of the toughest issues, such as a massive wealth gap, gang violence and high crime rates, difficulty staying in school, lack of jobs, chronic malnutrition and a high teen pregnancy rate.
That's why we focus on providing educational assistance to stay in school, a wide range of programs in our centers to learn and grow in a safe environment, youth leadership opportunities, fundamental nutrition support and reproductive health programs.
Your $32 monthly gift gives Esdras Leonardo 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:
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Our focus? Health, education, empowerment and employment