March 2, 2009
Sonnari is an eight-year-old girl who lives in India. Her family lives on a remote hilltop. Her father is a daily-wage labourer, struggling to provide the needs of his family. Sonnari is in grade two at Mother Theresa English Medium School and her best subject is Telugu. She enjoys playing games with her friends. Sonnari would like to become a teacher someday. At the Nellore Sponsor Site, the Sisters of the Cross of Chavanod provide children with educational, nutritional, and health care support. They also assist school dropouts and those living with HIV/AIDS and special needs.