Born: April 2009
Denisse is a young girl who lives in one of the poorest areas of Juarez, Mexico with her grandmother and younger sister Elizabeth. Elizabeth’s mother tragically passed and her father abandoned the children and provides no support. Denisse’s grandmother needs help providing basic needs for the girls.
Because of Sponsorship through Project Hope Worldwide Denisse is safe, has nutritious meals, attends school, has access to medical attention and receives spiritual/character mentorship. Denisse enjoys learning in school and helping others.
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As recently as 2009, Juárez has been known as the most violent city in the world that was not a war zone. This has been largely due to the ongoing drug wars between competing cartels. Juárez is located just across the border from El Paso on the Rio Grande. In an area 20 km outside Juárez, Project Hope Worldwide has established a program for orphans amongst the poor and displaced people living in what is called “Colonias.” This program insures that children have access to a safe home, food/clothes, education, medical care and spiritual/character mentorship.