Andres Vega Broncano

Monthly Sponsorship

Gender: Boy

Birthdate: 6/11/2007

Country: Peru

Suggested Donation: $32.00 / month

Fully Funded

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Andres is a ten year old boy living in Peru. He and his parents live in one room in the home of his grandparents. The room serves as thie living room, kitchen and bedroom. Andres’ father works as a farmer or doing any other work that is offered to him. Andres likes mathematics; he would one day like to be a professional. The parents are so grateful for the spiritual and physical help their son receives at the Yungar Childcare Center.

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.