Project Description

Valencia* (1984)

Age: 17

Grade: 8th

Valencia has been living in restavek for about 9 years as a result of her father dying. She lives with a her mother, but is responsible for doing all the housework alone. This includes cooking and fetching water for the seven people she lives with. Her favorite colors are pink and white. Valencia wants to become a nurse when she grows up because she loves to help the sick.

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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.