Nawab is 13 years old. He lives with his grandmother and 4 siblings in Sri Lanka. When his mother gave birth to her first son, the father left the family. His mother re-married and had another son. Because of financial problems, his father left the family also. Their mother was compelled to marry again. With this 3rd marriage, Nawab was born. When Nawab was 4 years old, his father also left the family. Nawab’s mother re-married, and had 2 more children, a boy and a girl. Their family was happy until 2017, when Nawab’s mother died in a road accident while biking with her husband. After her death, Nawab’s step-father left and gave the children to their grandmother. Their grandmother struggles to provide for them and finds it difficult to meet their needs. She earns a small income by selling food. Their community helps sometimes by providing them with dry foods during special holidays. Due to financial problems, Nawab couldn’t attend school regularly. With the help of a Child’s Rights Officer he is now studying well. But the grandmother still struggles and doesn’t have enough to provide proper care to Nawab. Your sponsorship will help him continue living at home with his loving grandmother and have his needs met.