transformed, demonstrating the indomitable spirit that enabled him to survive beneath the rubble. Mothered by women in the pediatric tent who were also busy looking after their own injured children, he began to heal both physically and emotionally. Now he runs around and laughs like any other child, as he learns to adjust to using one hand. Thanks to Food For The Poor’s caring donors, truck-loads of medical equipment and other
lifesaving necessities were sent within two days to the ravaged nation. Our generous donors helped to save countless lives and restore hope to little boys like Oresto.
“He’s more comfortable now and he’s
happy,” said Jean. “I’m grateful he’s alive and doing well.”f