Name Santos Orlando Salgado Lopez
Date of Birth November 30, 2009
State, Country Francisco Morazan, Honduras
Santos lives with his parents and two brothers, Nelson and Gerson. They live in a small home in a village in the outskirts of the capital city, Tegucigalpa. His mom stays at home to care for her children and his dad finds work as a handyman, but often has a hard time finding work. Santos’ favorite foods are rice and beans. His favorite thing to do is play soccer.
He says he would like to have sponsors because:
“So that they could help us please.”
He would like to say the following to his future sponsors:
“If you could help me please because I sometimes go to bed without eating.”
Santos needs your help!
Information about your child’s country:
Honduras is the poorest country in Latin America! Eighty-seven percent of the people are peasants. The people of Honduras have Indian and Spanish ancestry. The capital of Honduras is Tegucigalpa. The three largest cities are Tegucigalpa, San Pedro Sula, and La Ceiba. Helping Hearts Helping Hands is based in Tegucigalpa.
Honduras is located next to El Salvador and in between Guatemala and Nicaragua. Honduras is divided by two mountain ranges and is lined on both coasts with tropical low lands. Temperatures vary depending on location, but it is a very warm climate country.