Edi Martinez Toscano
Edi lives with his mother, brother, and sister in a slum called La Playa, on the outskirts of Barranquilla. His parents are separated and his father works several general labor jobs but does earn enough to meet the needs of the family. Edi needs support so that he can attend school. Edi likes school but he is very restless and presents some cognitive difficulties. He has to work very hard in school and his mother helps to motivate him. He gets additional help through different therapies.
La Rosa de Saron is an educational outreach to a displaced community suffering from poverty and persecution. Children at the school receive a quality education, school uniforms, and health care. They are lovingly taught the Word of God.