Hamile, right, with his sister, Kelly, and his niece, Taliana, in front of their home.
When Hamile was 8 months old, he developed epidermolysis bullosa, a skin disorder in which the skin is fragile and can become easily damaged. Through CFCA sponsorship, Hamile has been able to receive treatment and is now on track to living a carefree, happy life.
Left to right: Johanna, Carmen and Angela compare their answers.
Rana game table in Colombia.
Summer is a great time to go outside and just have fun! Children around the world have shared some of their favorite games with us, and today we bring you games from Colombia!
Learn how to play a Colombian version of hacky sack, a coin toss game, and more — Colombia style!
Graciela welcomes us to her humble home.
Graciela, her husband and their two girls live on top of a mountain in the beautiful countryside of Cali, Colombia.
It is quiet and peaceful in the rural area where they live.
Graciela’s two daughters, Viviana and Gloria, are sponsored through CFCA.
CFCA staffers and families of sponsored children assess damage after the storm.
Harrison Garcia, CFCA communications liaison in Colombia, was covering a story in Cali, Colombia, when a storm packing heavy rains and high winds passed over the community.
Mothers, CFCA staffers and others in the community stepped up to help clean and repair the damage to several homes of sponsored children.
Luz and Filonila, two sponsored aging friends in Cali, Colombia.
For Filonila and Luz, two sponsored aging friends in Colombia, sponsorship brought them more than benefits, it brought them companionship and purpose.
Eat your veggies! CFCA scholars in Cali, Colombia, decided to grow a vegetable garden to make an impact in their community.
Read more about how they got started
“Bob’s notes” are reports from CFCA President Bob Hentzen, who regularly accompanies awareness trip participants. You can see Bob’s full update on his Facebook page. Read more
And now, for your enjoyment, our top 10 stories about fathers! In no particular order.
From left: CFCA scholar, Yilber, helps sponsored children Daniela and Naye with their homework.
Yilber, a CFCA scholar in Colombia, helps tutor sponsored children as part of his service for the scholarship program. Harry Garcia, our communications liaison in Colombia, interviewed Yilber, who explained why education is so important to him and to others in his community.
Aura and her son Alexander, who is sponsored through the Hope for a Family program.
What do you get when you cross CFCA, a computer and a mother willing and ready to make a difference for her and her family?
Read more to find out!
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