Project Description

Guerby* (1996)

Age: 15

Grade: 6th

Guerby has been living in restavek for the past four years. After his mother died, his father could not care for him and sent him to live with another family. Guerby lives in a tent with his host family and is responsible for washing dishes and fetching water throughout the day. His advocate, Falange, describes Guerby as shy and quiet. His favorite subject in school is math and his favorite color is red. In his free time, Guerby enjoys playing soccer with his friends. Guerby would like to become an electrician when he’s older.

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*Names have been changed to protect privacy online. If you choose to sponsor this child, you will receive the child’s given name.