Armenia & Karabagh

The cost of sponsoring a child in this program is U.S. $300.00 per child, per academic year. Use the reference code next to sponsor link when registering for a child.

alexgAlex G. from Ijevan, Armenia
I was born in Ijevan, Armenia, on April 22, 2011, I don’t attend school or kindergarten. I am healthy. I have light brown eyes and light brown hair. My father, Vaghinak is a guard and supports us partly financially. He has blood vessels’ varicosis. My mother, Anahit is unemployed and can’t support us financially. She is a housewife and takes care of us. She has been operated three times. Our income is not enough to care for our needs. It includes only father’s salary. I have neither brother nor sister. My guardian is my mother, Anahit. My great grandmother and grandmother both live with us. I attend Evangelical Church and Sunday School. We live in a 3-room house which belongs to my grandmother. It is an old house and needs renovation. The walls are cracked and the floor is damaged. Our furniture is old and worn out. The utilities are in insufficient state. We heat the house with firewood. We live in unsatisfactory social conditions
Sponsor This Child (7-327; new)
Remarks: Alex is a very shy, quiet and peace-loving boy. He doesn’t like when his friends are arguing. Alex likes painting and watching cartoons. He dreams to be a soldier.


angelinaAngelina A. from Ijevan, Armenia
I was born in Ijevan, Armenia, on February 3, 2008. I am a 3rd grader at school of Azatamut village, and I like Math most of all. I am healthy. My eyes and hair are light brown. My father, Vahe abandoned us and we are not in touch with him. He is in Russia and doesn’t support us financially. My mother, Anna is a waitress and supports us partly financially. She has female organ problems and kidney inflammation. Our income is not enough to care for our needs. It includes mother’s salary and poverty allowance. I have neither brother nor sister. My guardian is my mother, Anna. My grandmother lives with us. I attend Sunday School of the church. We live in a 2-room rented apartment where we use only one room. The furniture and equipment, except refrigerator and TV, belong to the owner of the apartment. It is old and worn out. There is no gas supply. Running water is only available for a few hours per day. We heat the apartment with firewood. We live in difficult social conditions.
Sponsor This Child (7-327; new)
Remarks: Angelina likes reading books and helps her mother and grandmother in the housework. Sometimes she argues with her friends and prefers to be alone and paint in her room. Adelina likes to communicate with adults.


samvelSamvel C. from Ijevan, Armenia
I was born in Ijevan, Armenia, on January 28, 2011. I don’t attend school or kindergarten yet. I am healthy. My eyes and hair are light brown. My father, Aghasi died of a chest injury in 2011. My Mother, Tamara is unemployed. She is a housewife and takes care of us. Our income is not enough to care for our needs. It includes only poverty allowance and pension. I have a sister (6 years old). My guardian is my mother, Tamara. My grandmother, great grandmother and uncle live with us. I attend Evangelical Church and Sunday School. We live in my grandmother’s apartment. We moved to live with her after my father’s death. It is a 3-room apartment which is old and needs renovation. Our furniture is old but well-kept and still usable. The utilities are in sufficient state. We live in disadvantaged social conditions.
Sponsor This Child (7-285; new)


linaLina O. from Ijevan, Armenia
I was born in Ijevan , Armenia, on January 1, 2008. I am a 3rd grader at school #3, and I like Armenian language most of all. I have finger cyst and I was operated on, but now again, I have this problem. My eyes are light brown and hair is brown. My father, Arthur is a laborer and supports us partly financially. My mother, Armenuhi is a housewife and takes care of us. Our income is not enough to care for our needs. It includes father’s salary which is not stable and poverty allowance. I have a brother (10 years old). My guardian is my mother, Armenuhi. I attend Evangelical Church and Sunday Cchool. We live in a rented apartment which is in unsatisfactory conditions. The furniture is old and worn out. The floor and walls are damaged and need to be repaired. We don’t have a sewage system, as a result there is no toilet in the apartment. Running water is outside. We live in disadvantaged social conditions.
Sponsor This Child (7-323; new)
Remarks: Lina is a very sociable, but a quiet girl. She loved to go to school ready and help her classmates. She has many friends. Lina also loves watching cartoons and embroidering in her spare time. She also helps her mother in the housework.


mariamsMariam S. from Shirakamut, Armenia
I was born on January 14, 2012 in Shirakamut. I don’t attend school yet. I have brown hair and amber eyes. I don’t have any health problem. I attend Evangelical Church and Sunday school. My father, Arthur doesn’t live with us. My parents are divorced and we don’t have any news about him. My mother, Hasmik is unemployed. She is a housewife and can’t support us financially. Our family income is not enough to care for our needs. It includes poverty allowance and pension. I have a sister (1 1/2 years old). Our guardian is my mother, Hasmik. My grandmother also lives with us. She is a pensioner. We live in my maternal grandmother’s house. The house has three rooms. The walls are cracked, and the bathroom and the toilet are half-built. The utilities are in insufficient state. There is no water supply.
Sponsor This Child (A15-074; new)
Remarks: Mariam is a very calm girl and she likes to play. She is also very friendly and hospitable.


samsontSamson T. from Shirakamut, Armenia
I was born on February 19, 2013 in Shirakamut. I don’t attend school yet. I have brown eyes and brown hair. I have a hard time breathing because I have nasal polyps. I attend Evangelical Church and Sunday school. My father, Robert is unemployed. He has stomach issues and is unable to work. My mother, Gohar is a housewife and takes care of us. Our family income is not enough to care for our needs. It includes poverty allowance. I have a brother (2 years old). Our guardian is my mother, Gohar. My grandmother and aunt also live with us. We live in a two-room house which needs renovation. It is furnished partly. The house is very damp and the walls are damaged. The utilities are in sufficient state.
Sponsor This Child (15-075; new)
Remarks: Samson is very active, but at times a little.


davitpDavit P. from Shirakamut, Armenia
was born on November 30, 2012 in Shirakamut. I don’t attend school yet. I have brown eyes and brown hair. I had health problems in my early childhood and I am always under a doctor’s control. I attend Evangelical Church and Sunday school. My father, Hovhannes is unable to work. He is second degree handicapped. My mother, Tatevik is a housewife. She can’t support us financially. Our family income is not enough to care for our needs. It includes poverty and disability allowance. I have a sister (13 years old) and a brother (16 years old). Our guardian is my mother, Tatevik. We live a two-room wooden cabin house. Our living conditions are in unsatisfactory condition. We don’t have a toilet and bathroom. The utilities are in insufficient state.
Sponsor This Child (15-076; new)
Remarks: Davit is self-contained, at times nervous, and needs help being sociable. He likes to play computer games.


elisaaElisa A. from Yerevan, Armenia
I was born in Yerevan, Armenia, on January 10, 2008. I am a 1st grader at Avedisian School. I don’t have health problems. My eyes and hair are brown. My father, Tigran is pensioner and supports the family partly. My mother, Narine is unemployed. She is a housewife and takes care of us. Our income is not enough to care for our needs. It includes only father’s pension. I don’t have brothers or sisters. My guardian is my mother, Narine. My grandmother lives with us. I attend Evangelical church. We live in a 2-roomed apartment which is in sufficient state. We have the necessary furniture and equipment which is old. We have electricity and running water in the apartment. Apartment was renovated many years ago.
Sponsor This Child (AV01-188; new)


elengElen G. from Yerevan, Armenia
II was born in in Yerevan, Armenia, on March 24, 2002. I am a 7th grader at Avedisian School. My favorite subject is French. I don’t have any health problems. My eyes and hair are both brown. My father, Harutyun is a driver and partly cares for our daily needs. My mother, Liana died from illness in 2004.  I am living with my grandmother. Our income is not enough to care for our needs. It includes mother’s salary, poverty allowance and grandmother’s pension. I have a brother (16 years old). My guardian is my grandmother. I attend Apostolic Church. We live in a 3-roomed apartment which is in satisfactory conditions. The furniture is old but well kept.  Utilities are in normal conditions nevertheless the house needs renovation.
Sponsor This Child (AV01-178; new)


lusinehLusine H. from Stepanakert, Artsakh
I was  born in Stepanakert, Artsakh, on September 3, 2008. Now, I live in Shushi. I am a 1st grader at school, Kh. Abovyan, and I like Armenian language most of all. I don’t have any health problems. My eyes are brown and hair is blond. My father, Arsen is a military officer and supports us partly. My mother, Gita is unemployed. She is a housewife and takes care of us. Our income is not enough to care for our needs. It includes father’s salary and poverty allowance. I have two brothers (1 and 5 years old) and two sisters (3 months and 3 years old). My guardian is my mother, Gita. My grandmother lives with us. She has been operated on 4 times. I don’t attend church. We live in a 2-room rented house which is old and in need of renovation. We don’t have a bathroom, toilet or kitchen. Our furniture is very old and worn out. We don’t have wardrobes or closets and we keep our clothes in boxes. We live in disadvantaged social conditions.
Sponsor This Child (K8-126)


vazgenyVazgen Y. from Shirakamut, Armenia
I was born in the village of Shirakamut, Armenia, on March 1, 2004. I am a 5th grader at school of our village and I like Armenian history and Nature subject. I have nasal septum problems. My father, Hrair is a shepherd and supports the family partially. My mother, Bella is unemployed. She is a housewife and takes care of us. She has blood pressure problems. Our income is not enough to care for our needs. It includes father’s salary, poverty allowance and pension. I have a brother (4 years old) and a sister (12 years old). My guardian is my mother, Bella. My grandmother and aunt live with us. I attend Evangelical church and Sunday school. We live in a 3-roomed house which is old and needs renovation. We have a few furniture pieces which are old and worn out. Toilet is outdoors. Walls are musty from dampness. We have electricity, running water and gas supply in the house. We live in unsatisfactory social conditions.
Sponsor This Child (15-056)