Due to extreme poverty, the government cannot provide for these orphaned children. The most basic needs are often not met. Can you imagine stretching food and never feeling full; or if meat was a rarity in your diet and all you ate was rice? This is very common for the orphanages in Peru. Many struggle make the food even last for the month. Below is typical donations of food we provide for the children.

Below is a party we hosted at two sites during one of our mission trips to celebrate their Independence Day!