Tigist attends elementary school and walks there each day. She likes to play sports. Tigist lives with her grandmother who is a subsistence farmer. The family's income is unstable and far from adequate to provide for the basic needs. Tigist's family is Orthodox Christian and speaks Oromiffa and Amharic. 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.