Mithila lives with her parents and her brothers in a slum area of Bangladesh. The family lives in a one-room hut made from tin. Mithila’s father works as a day laborer and her mother is a homemaker but the family income is very low and they need help sending Mithila to school.
An education is so important because it helps to break the cycle of poverty and give hope for a brighter future. Sponsorship provides children with an education, a school uniform and supplies, a warm meal, medical care, and they are lovingly taught the word of God at the International Needs Banasri Slum School in Bangladesh.