November 13, 1998
Marcelo is one of seven children in his family. He has four brothers and two sisters. He lives with his mother and siblings in a brick structure with a tiled roof in Itaugua, Paraguay. Marcelo is in grade 11 and likes Science class the best. He enjoys listening to music. He is determined to continue his education and become a journalist 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 healthy, happy, and able to achieve their dreams.