Female | Age: 9 | Birthdate: October 21, 2011
Ingrid lives with her parents in the impoverished area of Cruz Blanca, where her father works as a bus driver. Even though she is young, Ingrid is learning to help at home by washing dishes. The living conditions in Cruz Blanca are very poor. The typical home has walls made of cement blocks and a tin roof. They have indoor water must boil it for drinking purposes. They live in an environment where respiratory problems are a common result of the use of firewood in indoor cooking. Your sponsorship will make it possible for Ingrid to attend school and the Learning Center where she will receive tutoring, food and learn of Jesus love for her. Ingrid attends church. Some of her favorite activities include listening to music and stories, and singing. Please remember her in your prayers. Your love and support will help Ingrid receive the assistance she needs to develop to her full potential.
More about Cruz Blanca...
Hundreds of Mayan children in the village of Cruz Blanca lack the resources to attend public school. They try to help their families by working at a young age, hindering their chance for a better future. VisionTrust partners with the Cruz Blanca Learning Center to provide these children with tutoring in math, Spanish, reading and vocational skills. The Learning Center serves children five days a week, providing them with a Christian education, nutritious food, and the love of God.