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It takes patience and courage to rescue a child from the streets of La Paz

It also takes the kindness of people like you

Rescue a street child this easter

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Sunday 3 April at 07:55 or 21:36

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Support a Child Ambassador

A personal connection with one child who opens the gate to many more unnamed, unseen and unwanted street children who desperately need our help – today.

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Here is an example of the type of work we have funded.

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