What does it mean to a child to have a sponsor?
It means that they are not alone, there is someone out there who cares about them.
Someone who provides wings for them to pursue their dreams, and build a future for themselves through an education.
It means the world to them.
Foo is 18-years-old now and on his last year of high school. He is from a Karen Hill Tribe in Mae Soon village, where is one of two siblings without a father.
Foo is friendly and social, always up for a soccer game or hanging out with his friends.
In the past he has struggled to stay focused in school but has never given up and continues to keep college a goal for his future.
Recently he has discovered skills in computer class, welding and mechanics. He has said before he would like to take up a career in something like graphic design or computer programming.