Sponsor a child in Latin America
and change their life for good
For just 85p a day you can be the difference in a child’s life. Clean water, food, healthcare and education - for them and their community.
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Hello, I’m Jeferson Alexander
Gender: Boy | My age: 11 | My home: Maya, Honduras
My birthday is on the 21st October. My favourite game is playing with toy cars. In Maya life is hard for children like me. But sponsor me today and you can change my world for good.Sponsor Jeferson Alexander now
Jeferson Alexander's life in Honduras
Jeferson Alexander’s daily needs:
For children like Jeferson Alexander, growing up in Maya, hunger and malnutrition are facts of life. Parents don’t always know how to grow enough food to feed their children. Schools lack trained-teachers and basic learning materials.
- Children don't have enough to eat, and often go hungry.
- Children get sick from drinking dirty water.
- Children struggle to learn in school, without basic equipment like desks and books.
Your sponsorship can change Jeferson Alexander's world, and his community, for good.
How Sponsorship Helps
When you sponsor a child for £26 a month it brings much needed change to one child… and many more. The benefits you help provide, extend to your child's family, their community and other children in need. This is because we partner, plan and work alongside local community members to help build healthy, sustainable communities for vulnerable children in the world’s hardest places.
We listen to the child's community and help to identify their main needs.
We work with the community to develop a long-term action plan.
We make sure immediate needs are met, then move on to start the process of deeper, sustainable change.
We train volunteers, empower local groups, and provide resources and support for the community to make changes that will last long into the future.
What will your donation actually change?
Because of our community-focused solutions, for every child you help, four more children benefit, too. Depending on the priority needs in your child’s community, as a sponsor you will be improving lives by providing:
Each year children are dying from diseases caught by drinking dirty water. World Vision is reaching one new person with clean water every 10 seconds and brings clean water to three more schools every day.
We save lives by training volunteer health care assistants, bringing vaccination programmes, and working with families to help protect their children from infection and disease ensuring the most vulnerable have access to healthcare services.
We deliver nutrition programmes and farmers' schools, teaching new techniques to grow stronger crops, protect the soil and grow kitchen gardens - helping families feed their children and saving millions of lives around the world.
Education can transform a child’s life. We’re improving basic literacy and numeracy and working alongside communities to help them better understand their children's rights, and raise their voices to protect and provide for their children.
We provide training in new skills, and support mothers to start their own businesses helping provide a stable income so children and families can have better nutrition, healthcare and greater access to education.
Create lasting change
When you sponsor a child, you transform their life by helping to create lasting changes for their entire community
Why choose World Vision?
We are the world’s largest international children’s charity, working to bring real hope to millions of children in the world’s hardest places.