AUG. 2, 2017, INDIA — Urbanization has changed the face of poverty and how World Vision works. We went to India to talk to seven families about their experiences.
As a sponsored child in Bolivia, she defied expectations. Now, she’s helping others do the same — teaching children practical steps to guard themselves and others against child trafficking.
A former sponsored child in India now helps other children reach for their potential.
Child sponsorship opened doors for a Bangladeshi child to pursue his dream of a career in education and impact his community.
Now a physician, a former sponsored child in the Dominican Republic developed his interest in medicine through World Vision health programs.
A former sponsored child has devoted his life to encouraging other young Armenians.
In India, a former sponsored child was the first in his village to graduate from college — an accomplishment he credits to his World Vision sponsor.
In the highlands of Peru, a World Vision former sponsored child is now involved in local politics as an elected official in her hometown of Huanta.