With the covid-19 health emergency lockdown period. Some families are struggling to make ends meet to meet the basic needs of their children. This is how the young Alanka Germeil was able to benefit from Holt's School Breakfast program. Alanka Germeil is 8 years old; she is in 3rd grade. She has neither brother nor sister.
In terms of physical and mental health, apparently, Alanka Germeil at the beginning shows a good physical and mental motricity.
Many Haitian families are single parents, and most often mothers are the only ones raising children in the absence of fathers. Thus, little is known about Alanka Germeil’s family history, but according to her confidences to the social worker, her parents make a lot of sacrifices for her to send her to school and that, the Holt School Breakfast Program is a blessing for her and her parents.