May 6, 2006
Edelyza lives with her parents, one brother and two sisters, in a cement structure in the Tondo slum, situated within the city of Manila. She is in grade three and likes Science and History classes the best. She enjoys playing games and drawing pictures. Education is important to Edelyza, so she goes to school every day. She wants to study and learn new things. She would like to become a teacher when she grows up. 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.