September 5, 2009
Diyo's father died in an accident. Diyo lives with his mother and his brother in a one-room thatched hut in Pamban, India. He is in grade two at St. Theresa Primary School and his best subject is English. He is determined to finish his studies and attain his goal of becoming a police officer someday. Diyo enjoys drawing pictures and playing ball games. His mother earns very little income, and is struggling to provide the needs of her sons. At the Madurai Sponsor Site, sponsorship provides educational support to bring marginalized children into the mainstream of society. Sponsorship also provides good nutrition, medical care, and other basic necessities that improve children's quality of life.