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Adalberto

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

And supporting a teen is important because they’re at higher risk for exposure to gangs, pregnancy, drugs and more. Your encouragement will give hope and confidence during a crucial time in their lives.

16 years old 9/9/2003 Waiting 13 days Dominican Republic
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 Adalberto access to life-changing benefits, like:

  • medical care
  • educational support
  • life skills
  • job-training before graduation.
More about child sponsorship:

Not sure you're ready to become Adalberto's sponsor? That's OK.

How your support helps kids in poverty

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