For $30/month you can sponsor a child and offer hope for a brighter future.

Once you choose a child, please call our office at 800-342-5531 x502 to confirm your selection of a child, as our website is under construction. Thanks! 

Important note: When you select a child to sponsor, please write down their "ID Number" (example: NI100-00015)  or copy "Ctrl+C" it before proceeding. You will need the child's number to complete the sponsorship transaction.

If you have questions or problems at any point in the process of sponsoring, please call us - 800-342-5531 x502.

Victor Benson


ID Number
NI600-03414
Gender
Male
Birthday
Apr 09, 2008
Age
10 years
Country
Nigeria
School
Hope for Little Shepherds
Interests
playing
Needs
education, food, clothing
Health
good
Church
attends church and Sunday school
Siblings
1 brother

Nigeria

My Country


Estimated Population
170,123,740 (July 2012 est.)
Land Area
slightly more than twice the size of California
Literacy Rate
61.3%
Death Rate
13.48 deaths/1,000 population
Location
Western Africa, bordering the Gulf of Guinea, between Benin and Cameroon
Economy
Oil-rich Nigeria has been hobbled by political instability, corruption, inadequate infrastructure, and poor macroeconomic management
People
Nigeria, Africa's most populous country, is composed of more than 250 ethnic groups; the following are the most populous and politically influential: Hausa and Fulani 29%, Yoruba 21%, Igbo (Ibo) 18%, Ijaw 10%, Kanuri 4%, Ibibio 3.5%, Tiv 2.5%
State Religion
Muslim 50%, Christian 40%, indigenous beliefs 10%
Child Care Ministries

International Child Care Ministries began in Nicaragua in January, 2006

CIA World Factbook: Nigeria