Category: Latin America

Cielo escapes abuse and finds hope

Cielo is a young girl from Peru whose life got off to a rough start when her mother died and she had to live with an abusive father, but by the grace of God, she arrived at a project supported by Orphan’s Promise, where she began to dream of a brighter future.

when hope looks like a watermelon

Cintia - Blog Feature

When Cintia’s husband left her at home in rural Peru with their five children to go find work one day, she had no idea that she would never see him again.

Hope House gives shelter to at-risk young girls

Hope House | Peru | Orphan's Promise

Orphan’s Promise is working in Peru to rescue young women who have been abused and abandoned. Hope House is currently a place of restoration and refuge for 11 young girls with histories of being physically abused, sexually molested, trafficked and neglected.

Luis finds his hidden talent in Brazil

Young children from disadvantaged backgrounds are finding hope and healing through an after school music program in Fortaleza Brazil.

Xavier’s life gets back on track

Xavier | Orphan's Promise | Honduras

A young man in Honduras begins to walk down the wrong path in life, but thanks to a partnership between Orphan’s Promise and Orphan Helpers, he found Christ and his life has been radically changed.

feeding Argentina’s children

Argentina | Orphan's Promise

Orphan’s Promise is helping love, serve and feed orphaned and disadvantaged children in Buenos Aires who live in abject poverty and are surrounded by dangerous conditions and forced to fend for themselves.

a house of help and hope for children

Casa Asistencia | Orphan's Promise | Mexico

“house of help” Orphan’s Promise partners with Casa Asistencia, a Christian ministry that protects the health and safety of children caught in civil court cases. Each child’s story is more heartbreaking than the next. As children first arrive at the home, they are evaluated by a doctor and receive a psychological evaluation and treatment plan as… Read more »

Sohani gets a fresh start in Honduras

Sohani | Orphan's Promise | Community Transformation

Sohani was a young girl in trouble with the law. She had ties to a gang, a poor attendance record, and her future look ed bleak until she was helped by an Orphan’s Promise project near her home in Honduras.

serving hope to children in Haiti

Orphan’s Promise is providing more than 1,200 meals five days a week to children attending school in Cap Haitien, Haiti.

open borders lead to open hearts in Cuba

Whenever the children meet for the Superbook Club, they receive a warm greeting, a hug, a smile, and nutritious meal. Then the children gather and watch Superbook, learning stories from the Bible and principles to help them live better lives.

nothing to satisfy Arely’s hunger

For Arelys, there was no way to make her dreams a reality. Her father had been unemployed for months, and her mother was up before dawn every day to make bread. She would then sell the bread to make just enough money to buy food for one simple meal.

backpacks full of hope

BACKPACKS FULL OF HOPE The fall is an exciting time as the seasons change and young children prepare for a new school year full of hope and promise. Unfortunately, for children living in poverty, excitement is often replaced by shame and embarrassment. These are the kids who don’t have new school shoes or a handsome… Read more »

food for the children of Cabagra

Cabagra is an indigenous region in the south of Costa Rica. The natural beauty of the land is surpassed only by the Costa Rican people. The people of Cabagra are farmers, raising crops of corn, coffee and sugar cane, but the nation lacks the infrastructure to export these goods, resulting in wasted crops and wide-spread… Read more »