You're about to build a brighter future for Derartu, 6 years old, and her community in Ethiopia.

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* For an extra $10 a month, you can elect to give a gift to your child's community. This gift will go towards large scale projects, such as a well or a school, that will benefit all children in your sponsored child's community. To give a gift to your child's community simply change your selected option above to "Sponsorship Plus More".

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Life in Ethiopia

Derartu lives in a community that lacks educational facilities, health sanitation and transportation facilities. She lives in a grass covered hut and has to walk long distances to get water from a river.

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