It takes ONE person (like you!) to make a huge difference in Felistus's life. By sponsoring her, you're creating Team Felistus and giving her a chance to break the cycle of poverty. Your $36 monthly gift is invested in her future and the lives of children like her in Zambia. 

7 years old 6/23/2012 Waiting 60 days Zambia
About me & my family

Name: Felistus
Waiting for sponsorship: 60 days
Family income: $50.00

Gender: Female
Age: 7
Enjoys: Playing hide and seek, Playing with dolls, Playing with marbles
Talents: Painting, Singing, Sports
Kangwa, 3, Female
Regina, 1, Female

Lives with: Parents
Language: Nyanja
School: No
Child ID #: 1316938

Poverty in Zambia

Kids growing up in poverty in Zambia face many serious challenges, including a lack of access to even simple health care services, difficulty getting a basic education, persistent malnutrition problems and youth unemployment rates.

That's why we focus on providing access to critical medical and dental care, early childhood development programs, nutrition education and feeding programs, and youth training to teach skills needed to ensure they can find a job and break the cycle of poverty.

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

Learn more about our work in Zambia.

How does child sponsorship work?

Your $36 monthly gift gives Felistus access to life-changing benefits, like:

  • medical care
  • educational support
  • life skills
  • job-training before graduation.
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How your support helps kids in poverty

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