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  • Age: 5
  • Birthday: January 17, 2009
  • Gender: Male
  • Location: Indonesia
  • Center: Setia Kudus Student Center
  • Child ID: ID1250302
    • Waiting: 332 Days for a sponsor.
In his home, Rhean helps by running errands. He lives with his father and his mother. His father is sometimes employed as a laborer and his mother maintains the home.

Rhean is not presently attending school. Playing with cars is his favorite activity. He also attends church activities regularly.

Your love and support will help Rhean to receive the assistance he needs to develop his potential. Please pray for him.
Rhean lives on the plains of Kima Atas, home to approximately 4,000 residents. Typical houses are constructed of cement with corrugated iron roofs. The primary ethnic group is Minahasan.

The regional diet consists of fish and rice. Common health problems in this area include malaria and typhus. Half of the adults in Kima Atas are unemployed but some work on plantations and earn the equivalent of $66 per month. This community has telephone service but needs employment opportunities, qualified teachers and security.

Your sponsorship allows the staff of Setia Kudus Student Center to provide Rhean with Bible teaching, nutritious food, medical checkups, recreational activities, tutoring and skills development. The center staff will also provide meetings for the parents or guardians of Rhean.
Indonesia consists of 17,000 islands along the equator between Australia and Asia. The larger islands have central mountain ranges and fertile plains and lowlands. The climate is tropical with a rainy season from October to April.

The country squeezes a population nearly the size of the United States into a landmass roughly triple the size of Texas; it has the fourth largest population in the world. Indonesia is also a diverse nation with many resources. More than 300 languages are spoken but the most common is Bahasa Indonesia. Islam claims 90 percent of Indonesians; however, Christianity, Hinduism, Buddhism and animism are also practiced.

When Columbus sailed from Spain in 1492, he sought a new route to the Spice Islands of Indonesia. The Portuguese arrived in the sixteenth century but in 1602 the Dutch began slowly gaining control of the islands. Following Japanese occupation during World War II, the country, led by Sukarno, proclaimed independence in 1945. Suharto ousted Sukarno in 1967 and held the presidency of the military-controlled republic until 1998, when a collapsing economy fueled riots and demands for reforms. In 2001, the country elected a female leader, President Megawati Sukarnoputri.



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Child's Location: Northeast of Manado

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