Female | Age: 8 | Birthdate: July 14, 2012
Jackeline lives with her parents, siblings and other family members in the impoverished area of Cruz Blanca. Both of her parents work as laborer in the area. While Jackeline is often busy with chores, she enjoys playing hide and seek with her friends, in her spare time. The living conditions in Cruz Blanca are very poor. The typical home has walls made of cement blocks, with a tin roof. The people in this community face many challenges, which include, gangs, violence resulting from strikes and political endeavors, and illiteracy. Your sponsorship will make it possible for Jackeline to attend the Learning Center where she will receive tutoring, food and learn of Jesus love for her. She will be encouraged to reach her God given potential. In addition, Jackeline attends church with her family. Please remember her in your prayers, as she learns to live for God and love others.
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.