It takes ONE person (like you!) to make a huge difference in Rut Larissa's life. By sponsoring her, you're creating Team Rut Larissa and giving her a chance to break the cycle of poverty. Your $32 monthly gift is invested in her future and the lives of children like her in Guatemala.
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 Rut Larissa 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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Plus, more than 9K volunteers around the world
Our focus? Health, education, empowerment and employment