As a matter of protection for the children, CCI has opted not to name the orphanages it works with in Guatemala. Orphanage 2 houses approximately….. While not required, sponsors are encouraged to write to their children. Communication with these children is essential to their self-worth so that they know that someone in this world loves them. Letters can be mailed or e-mailed to CCI and we will translate them for you. Sponsors generally receive updated pictures of their child at least once per year.
Children In Need of a Sponsor
Neighbors denounce to the police the behavior of the mother toward Gerson. He was left alone in the house for many hours during the day and night. He was physically and psychologically abused. He was left in the back yard all alone for hours even thou he cried. (until late hours of the night) He came to the orphanage with a bad case of malnutrition, and total physical neglect.
Born in 2004 The orphanage takes care of all her needs as well as her 4 siblings. Her mother requested help from the orphanage because she could not feed all her five children. The orphanage has committed to help her until she can become stable and take care of them