Mercedes attends preschool and walks there each day. She likes to draw and do crafts. Mercedes lives with her mother and father. Her mother is a casual labourer and the father is employed. The family's income is unstable and far from adequate to provide for the basic needs. Mercedes's family is Evangelical and speaks Spanish. Your sponsorship gifts will help establish and expand access to necessities such as education, health care, clean water and skills training for youth and adults.