20 yrs. old
Entered the program: January 2019
Allen lives with her mother and brother in a three-room house. She shares a bedroom with them and they take turns bathing and changing clothes for privacy. The family uses a charcoal stove and sometimes firewood to prepare food. Water is fetched from a tap that is three houses down. Allen's mother raises chickens to provide for the family.
Allen's brother, Reagan, sister, Majorine, and cousin, Irene are also in the Light A Candle program.
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Due to the unique culture of the area we ask that you contact us directly to learn more about how to help children in Cuba, including sponsorship. You can contact us through the form below or call us at (360) 574 -3343.
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