Thattep Jaiping

Special Gift

Gender:      Boy

Birthdate:   5/28/2006

Country:     Thailand

Suggested Donation: $20.00

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Thattep is from the New Hope Child Development Center in Thailand.  Thattep currently is sponsored but additional support will allow him to have nutritional meals, healthcare, and to continue his education.

Thailand is a predominantly Buddhist country, and many people also believe in the spiritual realm. Children from poor families go to state-run schools where teaching is sub-standard. Their parents normally have little education and cannot be relied upon to help them.  School children seldom reach the ninth grade and most end up working in family farms. Since the people have very low or no education, they lack basic knowledge of life skills like personal hygiene, household management, family planning and balancing budgets.