July 17, 2001
Milagros is the oldest of five children in her family. She lives with her mother, three brothers and one sister, in a brick house with a tin roof, in La Paz, Bolivia. She is in grade 10 and likes Art class the best. She enjoys drawing. Her mother struggles to care for her family. Milagros helps her mother by looking after her younger siblings. She would like to become a hairdresser someday. Sponsorship enables children to attend classes every day and provides the materials they need to get a good education. Sponsorship gives children the opportunity to grow up happy, healthy, and able to achieve their dreams.