¡Hola! I'm Stiven

Circle arrow That's hello in Spanish

I'm a 5 year-old boy and I live with my mother and father in Colombia.

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My birthday is the 23rd March.

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I love ball games, jumping and listening to stories.

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I am in nursery/reception at school and my favourite subject is Art.

My Family

My Project

My Country

My Family

In my family, the adults work as a Agriculture / Farmer.

I have 1 brother living with the family.

My Project

Church Partner:


Closest Major City:


Most Commonly Spoken Language:

No. of Residents:

Most Common Occupation:

Typical House Construction:

  • Roof: Tin/Corrugated Iron, 
  • Wall: Wood, 
  • Floor: Wood

Regional Diet:

  • Bananas, 
  • Beef, 
  • Chickens, 
  • Fish, 
  • Maize, 
  • Rice

Stiven's My Country

Capital City:



46.73 million

Life expectancy:

 male 72.34 years, female 78.8 years

Population with improved drinking water:

 urban 96.8%, rural 73.8%

Adult literacy rate:

 male 94.6%, female 94.8%

Under 5 mortality rate:


Infant mortality rate:



Roman Catholic 90%, other 10%

Percentage living on less than $1.90 a day:

2.9 million or 6.12%

A little bit of history

Sponsor Stiven today for £28 a month and change his life forever

Stiven's project in Colombia


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Compassion UK Christian Child Development, registered charity in England and Wales (1077216) and Scotland (SC045059). A company limited by guarantee, Registered in England and Wales company number 03719092. Registered address: Compassion House, Barley Way, Fleet, Hampshire, GU51 2UT.