The Residential Youth Program sponsorship supports the following for the youth involved:
- Housing and meals
- Clothing & shoes
- Bible study and discipleship
- English language classes
- Life skills
- Job skills training
- Medical Care
Nelson is a little bit shy but always smiling. He is typically found laughing and playing sports with his friends.
Nelson is very happy to be at the Poverty Resolutions property and says he feels more comfortable there especially since now he has 3 full meals a day. He is currently in 9th grade and his favorite subject is Science.
Both of his parents are alive but were not able to take care of him. His father sometimes works as a mechanic and his mother sometimes is able to sell clothing. He has 2 sisters and 2 brothers.
He enjoys riding his bike and playing soccer. He helps at the mission a lot and enjoys bringing water from the Well. He also plays the drums at church.