Healthy and Happy

Cross International Projects Officer Fernando Marquez on a recent visit to the Esperanza de Vida emergency nutrition center, where Guatemalan children are being rescued from starvation and nursed back to complete health. In contrast to the happy, smiling boy in this photo, when children first arrive they are skin and bones and too weak to even sit up in bed. Such an amazing transformation!
Cross International Projects Officer Fernando Marquez on a recent visit to the Esperanza de Vida emergency nutrition center, where Guatemalan children are being rescued from starvation and nursed back to complete health. In contrast to the happy, smiling boy in this photo, when children first arrive they are skin and bones and too weak to even sit up in bed. Such an amazing transformation!

-Tony M.

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Thriving kids start with a healthy home

Today, 1-1.5 million Guatemalan children and their family members live in homes made of dirt floors, cornstalks, mud, sticks, and any other materials they can find. We pray you’ll support Cross International’s Thriving Kids initiative as we build homes for families.

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