Sponsor a Child Today

Search for a child to sponsor by age, gender, country, birthday, special needs and more.  Sponsor a child today.

Angely Abigaíl López Santos  

Proceed to our secure online form
  • Age: 5
  • Birthday: December 20, 2008
  • Gender: Female
  • Location: Honduras
  • Center: CDI Ninez Con Proposito
  • Child ID: HO3620173
    • Waiting: 200 Days for a sponsor.
Angely lives with her father and her mother. She is responsible for carrying water, running errands and cleaning. Her father is sometimes employed as a laborer and her mother maintains the home. There are 3 children in the family.

As part of Compassion's ministry, Angely participates in church activities. She is also in kindergarten where her performance is average. Playing house, art and playing with dolls are her favorite activities.

Please remember Angely in your prayers. Your love and support will help her to receive the assistance she needs to grow and develop.
Angely lives in the coastal community of Col. Callejas, home to approximately 2,400 residents. Typical houses are constructed of dirt floors, wood or plastic walls and plastic sheet roofs. The spoken language is Spanish.

The regional diet consists of maize, beans and rice. Common health problems in this area include parasites and respiratory diseases. Most adults in Col. Callejas work as day laborers and earn the equivalent of $325 per month. This community needs water, a sewer system, schools, sports facilities and employment opportunities.

Your sponsorship allows the staff of CDI Ninez Con Proposito to provide Angely with Bible teaching, health and hygiene education, birthday celebrations, sports and educational field trips. The center staff will also provide evangelism for the parents or guardians of Angely.
Two mountain ranges divide Honduras and tropical lowlands line both coasts. The climate varies according to altitude; higher regions are temperate and the lowlands are tropical. The rainy season lasts from May to October.

Honduras is one of the poorest countries in Central America. Eighty-seven percent of the people are peasants of Indian and Spanish ancestry. Honduras is primarily an agricultural country. It's major exports are bananas, coffee, timber, beef and sugar. The majority of Hondurans are Catholic although there's a fast-growing minority of Protestants. Compassion works in Tegucigalpa, San Pedro Sula and in the central and western parts of the country.

Originally inhabited by a Mayan civilization, Honduras was colonized by the Spanish in the early 1500s and gained its independence in 1821. Part of a short-lived confederation of Central American states, Honduras became a separate republic in 1838. Tegucigalpa is the capital and the largest city with a population of 7,480,000.

Internal conflict, skirmishes with neighboring countries and military dictatorship led to decades of political unrest in Honduras. During a stable period from 1955 to 1957, important social progress was made. An elected civilian government took power in 1982, the country's first in ten years. In 1998, the country was devastated by Hurricane Mitch, which killed about 5,600 people and caused almost $1 billion in damage.

Map of Honduras

Child's Location: South of San Pedro Sula

Please make a difference in the life of this child who has been anxiously waiting for a sponsor

Previously Viewed:
Our live chat service is currently offline. Please try again during business hours or click here to leave us a message.

Search for a Child

Donate With Confidence

Your personal information is encrypted and transmitted without risk using a Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) protocol.

Verisign

Start Sponsoring a Child Today!

Your tax-deductible contribution of just $38 a month connects your child with a loving, church-based Child Sponsorship Program.  

Your support provides:

  • Food and clean water
  • Medical care
  • Educational opportunities
  • Important life-skills training
  • Most important of all, your sponsored child will hear about Jesus Christ and be encouraged to develop a lifelong relationship with God.

When you sponsor a child, you'll receive your child's photo, personal story and a child sponsorship packet by mail in approximately 10 days.

When children find out they've been sponsored, the joy they feel is indescribable. Just knowing that someone across the globe cares means more than you can imagine. Sponsoring a child will profoundly change the future for your child, and will change your own life as well.