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Meet Aura:

Aura Yesenia Solis Hernandez lives in Guatemala City with her mother Marta who is a homemaker. Her siblings are: brother Edy (21), sister Milvia (19), brother Marlon Yoel (8), brother Juan (6), and baby sister Maydellin (1). Aura's father, Mario is a farmer and supports the family with $74 USD a month.

Aura's pic -age 10

Aura: Age 11

Painting, Drawing

Favorite Pastimes:
Playing with dolls, Playing with friends

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A peek at Aura's letters and drawings:
Aura would like to become a teacher someday so that she can teach children to read and write. Currently only
25% of children are enrolled in secondary school and only 56% of adults are literate in Guatemala.

Read most recent letter from July 2004. See a Thank You Card
Read a letter from Spring 2004. Read an early letter.
Read Aura's Letter after getting a Special Donation.
-Also has photos.
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