Brayan is a sweet little boy who lives in the hill country of Peru. Bryans parents are separated, so he lives with his mom and sister. His mom stays home to take care of the children; therefore, they have no source of income. They live in a prefabricated plywood house in a very dangerous area affected by drugs and alcohol. Brayan loves art and enjoys coloring in school. Brayan has big dreams and says he would love to be a doctor when he grows up. By supporting Brayan, you will be providing him a safe place to learn about the gospel amid a very dangerous area.
Dr. Spiros Zodhiates Child Development Center
The Dr. Spiros Zodhiates Child Development Center provides physical and spiritual care to children in the nation’s capital. The center is associated with a local church that teaches biblical truths to the children from the center. The center staff cook wholesome meals for the children and help them with their homework. The children are also provided with supplies and uniforms to attend school. Medical care is given when needed. Above all, children are taught the Word of God and spend time in prayer at the 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.