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Sara Cristina

It takes ONE person (like you!) to make a huge difference in Sara Cristina's life. By sponsoring her, you're creating Team Sara Cristina 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 the Dominican Republic. 

2 years old 8/23/2017 Waiting 78 days Dominican Republic
About me & my family

Name: Sara Cristina
Waiting for sponsorship: 78 days
Family income: $294.00

Gender: Female
Age: 2
Enjoys: Playing with friends
Talents: Dancing, Singing, Painting
Siblings:
Fenny, 25, Female
Ariana, 19, Female
Fone, 17, Female
Isaac, 16, Male
Cecilia Jovanny, 11, Female
Ester Severina, 5, Female
Eunise Lusia, 3, Female

Lives with: Parents
Language: Spanish
School: No
Child ID #: 1332859

Poverty in the Dominican Republic

Kids growing up in poverty in the Dominican Republic face many grim issues, especially woefully inadequate health services, a high teen pregnancy rate, low quality schools, high unemployment for young adults and rampant crime.

That's why we focus on providing medical and dental care, educational assistance, youth programs to help kids understand the consequences of risky behaviors, and skills and training to help them stay in school and eventually find jobs.

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

Learn more about our work in the Dominican Republic.

How does child sponsorship work?

Your $36 monthly gift gives Sara Cristina 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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