Since 2016, we have proudly sponsored Jazmin B. Jazmin is an amazing 12-yr-old girl living with her family in Manila. She enjoys, singing, dancing, and drawing, and excels at languages, science, plus mathematics. Her family’s annual income is $204.00. They live together in a home made of corrugated metal/concrete, and prepare their daily meals on a coal stove.
Children living in hardship:
Kids growing up in poverty in the Philippines face many difficulties, including a tough time finding employment due to a lack of ability to get basic skills, high teen pregnancy rates, and chronic malnutrition impacting their development.
Together we make a difference:
Children International focuses on offering a variety of proven employment programs and valuable in-demand job skills training, as well as youth health programs to teach kids about smart choices, and early childhood screening and nutrition programs to help kids grow up strong and healthy.
Children International Mission Statement:
We connect people around the world in the fight to end poverty. Working together, we invest in the lives of children and youth, build the healthy environments they need to thrive, and empower them to create lasting change in their own lives and communities.