Jesus Brayan Coral Santos

Suggested Donation: $20.00

Jesus is a caring young boy who lives with his parents and his sister in Peru. His father is their sole source of income, because his mother must stay home and take care of the family. Jesus’ sister has muscular dystrophy preventing her from being able to walk. They live in a plywood house uphill, which makes things very difficult for his sister. Many of the people in their area also suffer from drug and alcohol abuse. Jesus enjoys attending preschool, and he loves playing with friends. He says when he grows up he would like to be a firefighter so he can help people. By sponsoring Jesus, you can help his family meet their basic needs, and discover the Lord’s love for them.

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.

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