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.
Joao Ricardo Souza da Silva
- ID Number
- Oct 03, 2009
- 8 years
- Pastor Jose Emilio Emerenciano
- education, food, clothing
- attends church and Sunday school
- only child
- Estimated Population
- 199,321,413 (July 2012 est)
- Land Area
- slightly smaller than the US
- Literacy Rate
- Death Rate
- Eastern South America, bordering the Atlantic Ocean
- Characterized by large and well-developed agricultural, mining, manufacturing, and service sectors, Brazil's economy outweighs that of all South American countires, and Brazil is expanding its presence in the world markets.
- white 53.7%, mulatto (mixed white and black) 38.5%, black 6.2%, other (includes Japanese, Arab, Amerindian) 0.9%, unspecified 0.7% (2000 census)
- State Religion
- Roman Catholic (nominal) 73.6%, Protestant 15.4%, Spiritualist 1.3%, Bantu/voodoo 0.3%, other 1.8%, unspecified 0.2%, none 7.4% (2000 census)
- Child Care Ministries
ICCM in Brazil began in 1980. School begins the first of March and ends the middle of December.