Allison loves going to school, and her favorite subject is art. She is very smart and active. She dreams of becoming a doctor someday. Allison’s father is a construction worker and her mother is a stay at home mom. She has a brother. Unfortunately, Allison’s parents do not have enough money to provide for the family’s basic needs such as food, shelter and education. They live in a very poor and dangerous neighborhood where there are many gangs and crime. Allison dreams of having a better future. Would you consider sponsoring Allison today? Together, we can transform this family in Jesus’ name.
Good Shepherd Child Development Center
The Good Shepherd Child Development Center partners with a local church to reach children for Christ. Children are taught the Word of God from an early age. The center staff provide meals each week along with tutoring. Children also receive uniforms and supplies to enroll in school. Children with illnesses or ongoing health problems are given medical care. The staff also teach the Word of God and spend time in prayer with the children every week.
Peru is a culturally diverse country in South America. The majority of the population profess to be Christian, with the majority being Roman Catholic. Terrorism and social violence can be common in certain areas. Generally speaking, there is a lack of stable jobs and it is often difficult to find consistent work. Many fathers abandon their families, leaving them in challenging circumstances. Alcoholism, drug use, and gang violence are also prevalent in many communities.