¡Hola! I'm Santos

Circle arrow That's hello in Spanish

I'm a 2 year-old boy and I live with my mother and father in Mexico.

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My birthday is the 23rd April.

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I love ball games.

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I am not enrolled at school.

My Family

My Project

My Country

My Family

In my family, the adults work as a Fisher and Homemaker.

I have 1 brother and 1 sister 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: Leaves/Grass/Thatch, 
  • Wall: Wood, 
  • Floor: Dirt

Regional Diet:

  • Beans, 
  • Fish and rice

Santos's My Country

Capital City:

Mexico City


121.73 million

Life expectancy:

male 72.88 years, female 78.55 years

Population with improved drinking water:

urban 97.2%, rural 92.1%

Adult literacy rate:

male 96.2%, female 94.2%

Infant mortality rate:


Under 5 mortality rate:



Roman Catholic 82.7%, Pentecostal 1.6%, Jehovah’s Witnesses 1.4%, other Evangelical Churches 5%, other 1.9%, none 4.7%, unspecified 2.7% (2010 est.)

Percentage living on less than $1.90 a day:

2.68% (3.3 million)

A little bit of history

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

Santos's project in Mexico


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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.