Honduras and Brazil Celebrate ChildFund’s 75th

By ChildFund Brasil staff and Lylli Moya, ChildFund Honduras

Many of our national offices have thrown celebrations recently for ChildFund’s 75th anniversary. Here are some photos from these events, taken by staff members from our offices in Brazil and Honduras.

Brazil

Brasil 75th

From left: Isam Ghanim, executive vice president of programs; Gerson Pacheco, national director of ChildFund Brasil; Paul Bode, regional director of the Americas, and Valseni Braga, president of ChildFund Brasil, cut the cake.

 

ChildFund Brasil cake

Brazil’s beautiful cake. Translated from Portuguese, this says “fund for children.”

 Honduras

ChildFund Honduras held two celebrations, involving sponsored children and youth, representatives from our local partners, staff members and local officials.

ChildFund Honduras staff

ChildFund Honduras staff members gather for a group photo.

 

Honduran youth

Youth perform a skit at one of Honduras’ celebrations.

 

Mayra

Mayra, 12, spoke about ChildFund’s impact on her life. “I was born with a neurological problem. My parents didn´t know how to help me, but with the help from a Guide Mother they learned about early stimulation.”

Honduras 75th shirt

A specially designed shirt for Honduras’ celebration.

 

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