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How sponsors can encourage their sponsored children to succeed

POSTED September 28, 2018

How sponsors can encourage their sponsored children to succeed

Watch this video to see the real difference letters can make in a life

Boy reading letter

The connection and encouragement sponsors provide through letters can give a child the confidence to believe they can do anything.

Okello received that support from his sponsor. “He keeps on encouraging me to work hard and continue my training so one day I can help others,” the former sponsored child, who’s now studying to be a mechanic, says in the video below.

At Christian Children’s Fund of Canada, we see how building a connection through letters can give children the confidence to push forward and leave poverty behind.

Watch the video — from the U.S.-based ChildFund International, our ChildFund Alliance partner — to see how sponsorship changes lives.

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ABOUT CHILDREN BELIEVE (formerly Christian Children's Fund of Canada):

Children Believe works globally to empower children to dream fearlessly, stand up for what they believe in — and be heard. For 60 years, we’ve brought together brave young dreamers, caring supporters and partners, and unabashed idealists. Together, we’re driven by a common belief: creating access to education — inside and outside of classrooms — is the most powerful tool children can use to change their world.