September 16, 2003
Larissa lives with her parents, three brothers and one sister, in a two-room brick house in Capiata, Paraguay. She is in grade seven at Francisco De Asis School, where she likes Accounting class the best. She enjoys playing soccer with her friends. At home, she helps by washing the dishes. Larissa would like to become an accountant someday. Her mother sells food in front of the house and her father works as a driver. They do not earn enough income to provide the basic needs of their family. At the Don Bosco Sponsor Site, sponsorship provides children with education, nutrition and medical care. It also enables them to meet the basic needs that assist them in day to day life.