Harijan is a little boy in India. His father is a bus driver for a private school. The monthly earnings of his family are very minimal. Harijan lives in a remote Hindu village and his family lives in a small sheet-roof house. Because of their low income, Harijan’s family cannot afford to pay school fees. In addition, there are not any proper schools in the surrounding area. Harijan’s parents desire to give him a good education in an English school. Because of their poor living conditions and their desire to give Harijan a better future, Harijan’s father sought the help of a residential school through AMG. By sponsoring Harijan, you will make a big difference in his life and provide daily exposure to the Word of God!
Visakhapatnam Child Development Center
The Visakhapatnam Child Development Center shines the light of the Gospel in communities impacted by other religions. Twice a day children hear from God?s Word and have times of prayer. In addition, the staff provides children with nutritious meals, school uniforms and supplies, educational assistance, and medical treatment. Children are encouraged to attend Sunday School where they are taught the truth of Christianity. Once a week students are also taught Bible lessons at the center.
India is a large country in South Asia. The majority of the population follows Hinduism and Islam, but there are many Christians as well. Many residents are very poor and suffer from diseases such as HIV/AIDS and leprosy. Alcoholism is prevalent and children often come from broken families due to divorce. India sometimes experiences droughts and intense heat making the need for clean water very important. The caste system was technically abolished, but its remnants still affect many in society today.