September 9, 2007
Leonel is one of six children in his family. He has two brothers and three sisters. He lives with his parents and siblings in a one-room metal structure that has a dirt floor and a metal roof, in Champerico, Guatemala. Leonel is in grade three at La Sarita School and his best subject is Math. His favourite activities are studying his lessons and playing soccer with his friends. At home, he is responsible for helping with all the chores. Leonel would like to become a soldier someday. At the Luis Amigo Sponsor Site, families are provided with food, educational support, and medical assistance. Families also get to participate in workshops related to nutrition, finances, and microbusiness.