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Sophia catches up with us after her community graduation

POSTED November 23, 2018

Sophia catches up with us after her community graduation

Watch the Paraguay nursing student explain how her hometown changed for the better after help from CCFC supporters

By Brianne Binelli, online content manager, Canada

Teen girls in Paraguay

Sophia recently shared her sponsorship story with us as her community graduated from our support.

A lot has changed in a place where children didn’t previously have spaces to play, know their rights, go to school or work with other local families to overcome challenges. “[Now], we think more about each other and the development of the community,” explains Sophia, 19. “We’re free to defend our rights.”

Watch the video to learn more about Sophia’s past, present and future dreams — made possible by our supporters.

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