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Yuri, Luis(#846) and Moises(#849) have the same father. He was the mother's first
husband and he died 8yrs ago. He was electrocuted while working. The mother and her second husband had 2 kids together, Karina(#845) and Cristobal, but the father abandoned the family while she was pregnant with the second child.
All the children now live with the Aunt Isabel.
Isabel is 43yrs old.
She works selling beaded jewelry in the street.
She earns .25 cents U.S per bracelet that she sells.
Some times she has casual work cooking in restaurants. She earns $2US per day.
She also makes money by washing clothes by hand in private homes.
She earns $4 US per day.
Isabel is a widow, her husband died 17yrs ago.
She has four children.
23yrs old, 20yrs old , 18yrs and a 17yr old.
They do not own their home. They are renting and paying $40 US per month.
They have three rooms made of cement block, the roof is tin sheeting,
the floor is cement .
They have five beds for all of them. They also receives a new bed donated by their sponsors. March 2009
They do not have enough clothes.
They do not have a closet, they keep all their clothes in a cardboard box.
They now have 1 table and chairs donated by their sponsors.
They sit on cement blocks.
They have one pila.
They have water connected and pay $16 US per month.
They do not have a water filter.
They have an onil stove.
Family photos (when available)