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

5 years old 12/3/2013 Waiting 44 days Zambia
About me & my family

Name: Patrick
Waiting for sponsorship: 44 days
Family income: $90.00

Gender: Male
Age: 5
Enjoys: Playing with friends, Playing soccer, Playing with toys and cars
Talents: Dancing, Sports

Lives with: Mother
Language: Nyanja
School: No
Child ID #: 1317750

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 Patrick 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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