January 23, 2007
Luis Ignacio lives with his parents and his two sisters in a one-room wooden structure that has a dirt floor and a calamine roof, in Yapacani, Bolivia. He is in grade four at Cesar Banzer Aliaga School and his best subject is Physical Education. He enjoys participating in sports activities and especially likes playing soccer. At home, he helps with the household chores. Luis Ignacio would like to become a teacher someday. His parents are struggling to provide the basic needs of their family. At the Yapacani Sponsor Site, sponsorship provides families with the opportunity to become self-sustainable through teachable skills such as basic health care training, handicraft programs, and agricultural practices.