The Family of Mary Grace and John Varghese

Mary Grace and John Varghese are an extraordinary couple maintaining a household for 8 people. They have four children including 5 year old twin girls and also care for John’s aging parents. They struggle to put food on… Read More

The Bora Family – Sponsored!

Prameela and Threemurthulu live in a distant village with two children, aged 11 and 16, who are at the top of their classes. The family have no land of their own and live in a rented one room… Read More

Sebastian and Tresamma – Sponsored!

Last spring the son of Sebastian and Tresamma was diagnosed with leukemia. The family is struggling. They all live in a hut covered with tin sheets – not ideal living condtions. In addition to Niclove’s medications, they have… Read More

The Medapati Family – Sponsored!

This is a sad story. Padmalatha lost her husband to a stroke in 2022. It has left her and two teenage children struggling to support themselves. She and her children were forced to leave her husband’s family house… Read More

The Raito Family

The Raito family is immediately striking for both their size, and their poverty. This family of nine lives in a small village in the state of Odisha. The land here is completely undeveloped, and most people make their… Read More

The Chirukuri Family – Sponsored!

This family has been sponsored! Please check here for more families in need of help. This is a very sad story! Murali and Sireesha live in a distant village with their five young children, aged 8 months to… Read More

The Family of Rini and Jose – Sponsored!

After her husband lost his leg to diabetes, Rini has struggled to cope with the rising expenses of their small family. She and Jose are a poor couple with two children, Emmanual who is 9 and in 4th… Read More

The Family of Seena and Sebastian – Sponsored!

This family has now been sponsored. Please check for other families in need of a sponsor on our Sponsor A Family webpage. Have you ever wondered if you might have cancer? Seena has had a cyst on her… Read More

The Family of Mary Shine and Vincent – Sponsored!

This family has now been sponsored! Mary Shine has been waiting for a sponsor since May. She is struggling to support aged parents, a sickly husband, and two growing girls in this difficult time. Her two girls are… Read More

The Kondagorri Family – has been sponsored!

This family has been sponsored! There are more families in need of help. You can find them at https://franciscanfamilyapostolate.org/product-category/families/. Please consider sponsoring of them. Mounika is a young widow with two small children whose husband died during the… Read More