January 5, 2011
Suramya lives with her parents in a three-room brick hut in Wayanad, India. She is in grade one at the government school and her best subject is Malayalam. Her favourite game is hide-and-seek. Her father is a daily-wage labourer and is finding it difficult to provide the basic needs of the family. Suramya thinks she would like to beco0me a teacher when she grows up. At the Bangalore Sponsor Site, sponsorship provides children with educational, medical and nutritional support. The Good Shepherd Sisters work with street children and children living in urban slums to meet their basic needs and to help them be reintegrated into the community.