The child’s family is holding ID poor level I. There are 4 members in this family and the child is living with her parents and siblings. Her father is a construction worker. The mother is a housewife, she stays home and takes care of the babies. Sometime, she got hired by her neighbor to harvest cassavas, peanuts. She earns 10000 to 15000, and she leaves the children at her sister to take care of them. Therefore, they could hardly afford their daily basis such as food, study supplies, social event, medical fee, and other expenses. They also need to buy rice and it costs about 30 USD per time and last for 20 to 25 days. They usually have fish, snails, and fish paste as their daily meal. Furthermore, the child has no enough study materials, she uses her old stuff from the past year. She goes to school by riding with her sister. So, she needs support like study materials, bicycle for transportation, uniforms, shoes, and bag. She commits to study hard, and participate her class activities.
FAQs About Sponsoring a Child
When you sponsor a child through Holt, your monthly gifts help provide everything a child needs to reach their potential in life — from food, shelter and education to the nurturing care of a devoted family or caregiver.
Over time, you may also build a relationship with your sponsored child by corresponding through our Holt Sponsor Center. Children may send letters or artwork to share about their lives and express their gratitude. Here are letters two children wrote for their sponsors in the U.S.
Thank you so much for your sponsorship! I’m in tears and get so emotional when I receive the funding from you. I’m so grateful that you picked me and have trust in me. You have been a true inspiration to me. I must keep on doing my best at school, and you will be my motivation when I face challenges. I will stay focused on my studies, and create my own bright future. I want to walk out of the mountain, and explore the world. Best wishes for you.
I am Lima is extremely excited that I was enrolled into Education Supporting Program of Holt. I always receive study materials and pocket money that I could be spend on my extra study fee. In my life, I have many purpose not only good job but I want to be a good daughter, good student and good citizen in society as well. I am thankful to Holt organization which supports me these materials especially, staffs, who ride the motor arrive village to provide materials and also interviews about health or study as so on. In the finally, I would like to share the future dream that I want to become a doctor or flight attendant.