parents were buried alive in a flood caused by Hurricane Mitch.
Since he had no other relatives, several families in his town would
pick him up and look after him until they got tired and sent him
back to the streets.
was only six years old at the time. He thought his fortune had changed
when a good Samaritan wealthy family from Managua took
him to live with them. He didnt know he was going to be mistreated
and rejected by this family.
the end what the social worker suggests in her report is that this
family wanted to have a little slave to serve them. During his stay
with this family he came out to the yard to play with the dog, a
Rottweiler, that attacked him and bit his face. He lost his left
eye at the hospital.
was finally admitted to CECRISDEFA, and within two months I was
able to see radical changes in his attention and his speech. He
is even chubbier now.
first thing Javier does now when he sees a newcomer is to hug and
kiss, only later asking, Whats your name? Did you bring
me a toy?
you know what little Javier has gone through you really enjoy his
sweet laughter when hes chasing bubbles in the wind. This
is one case of the many I could mention, but God has been gracious
to help these kids through a solid Christian organization in partnership
with Menlo Park Presbyterian Church and Christ for the City International.
still are many kids in the streets, but at least we have saved twelve