Why sponsor this child?
Gita is 10 years old girl who lives with her mother, father and 12 years elder sister. Gita shares a floor bed with her siblings in a small hut. Click here to view the picture of her house. Durga Bhattarai, Gita's dad, works as a security guard and makes $1 a day. He is the only one who brings bread and butter to the family. Gita's mom is a housewife and takes care of kids and house.
Gita shared her story saying, "one time my teacher punished me for not having all of my school supplies". Her parents are too poor to afford for her education, and all the school supplies.
She says, “my ambition is to become a good teacher so I can help poor child like me".