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Escarle Daniela Izaguírre Carranza  

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  • Age: 6
  • Birthday: September 12, 2008
  • Gender: Female
  • Location: Honduras
  • Center: CDI Siloé en Bendición
  • Child ID: HO7040032
In her home, Escarle helps by carrying water, making beds and running errands. She lives with her father and her mother. Her father is sometimes employed as a farmer and her mother maintains the home. There are 4 children in the family.

As part of Compassion's ministry, Escarle participates in church activities, Bible class and Vacation Bible School. She is also in kindergarten where her performance is average. Playing jacks, playing with dolls and running are her favorite activities.

Please remember Escarle in your prayers. Your love and support will help her to receive the assistance she needs to grow and develop.
Escarle lives in the mountainous community of Apacilagua, home to approximately 1,800 residents. Typical houses are constructed of dirt, cement or mud brick floors; wood or mud walls; and wood, tile or tin roofs.

The regional diet consists of maize, beans and rice. Common health problems in this area include respiratory illnesses, skin allergies, diarrhea, malnutrition, renal diseases and asthma. Most adults work in factories and earn the equivalent of $120 per month. This community needs schools, vocational training centers, more employment opportunities, parks and police stations.

Your sponsorship allows the staff of CDI Siloé en Bendición to provide Escarle with Bible teaching, medical and dental checkups, vitamins, nutrition education, sports, birthday celebrations, academic reinforcement, educational field trips, school supplies, uniforms and shoes. The center staff will also provide parenting education, evangelism, counseling, nutrition education and literacy programs for the parents or guardians of Escarle.
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.

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Child's Location: Northeast of Choluteca

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