Cite Chauvel Child Surival Program

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Renacer Child Survival Program (El Salvador)
Plan del Pino, San Salvador, El Salvador

In a community where most adults are out of work it is difficult to support a family. Factory work and agriculture are the primary sources of income, forcing most families to get by on $149 per month.

Compassion’s Child Survival Program rescues babies by reducing infant mortality and helping mothers properly care for their children in less-than-adequate conditions.

The program provides children with nutritious meals, pre-school preparation and literacy training. The center staff will also provide parents' school and family counseling for the parents or guardians of your sponsored child. 

$20 monthly

On the plains of Plan del Pino, 30,000 adults are mostly unemployed, with few adults that are able to earn a meager income of $149 per month, providing fundamental meals such as maize, beans, chicken, bread and rice. However, most households within this community are not able to provide their children with basic necessities such as medical check ups, clean water, and a nutritious meal.

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Services this center provides


  • Childcare training
  • Regular home visits
  • Nutritious foods
  • Job Skills training




When you support the Child Survival Program, your charity donation helps Compassion’s local partners reduce infant and child mortality by:


  • Preventing illness. Regular prenatal and postnatal checkups contribute greatly to healthy births. And regular doctor visits and immunizations keep infants and toddlers healthy and happy.
  • Giving children a healthy start. Nutritious food staples and supplements help children grow and stay strong.
  • Providing training. Mother and caregiver training means children receive mental and physical stimulation activities to improve and develop motor skills, social-emotional skills and cognitive development.
  • Empowering mothers and caregivers. Infant development and safety, nutrition, literacy and job training skills are just a few of the topics the Child Survival Program training includes.
  • Offering spiritual nurturing. Mothers establish relationships with Christian Survival Specialists through regular home visits. They also build relationships and a community of faith with other women through local group meetings.
  • Including family training. When possible, fathers and other family members living in the home are included in training to help build a stable, secure environment for the child.

$20 monthly

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