War in Ukraine leaves millions displaced

Jessica Halfant

Sponsorship and Communications Coordinator

Jessica Halfant’s detail-oriented work style and commitment to excellence keep CERI running smoothly and efficiently. As Sponsorship and Communications Coordinator, Jessica makes CERI’s mission possible by telling CERI’s story and connecting children with sponsors from across the world.  

How It Started:  

Jessica’s volunteering experiences left a profound impact on her, igniting a strong desire to continue her work in helping others especially young kids and their families.

Why CERI? 

Jessica’s values align so well with CERI’s mission. From the moment she learned about CERI, she knew it was a perfect match that provides an opportunity to help others.

Behind the Scenes: 

In her free time, Jessica enjoys crocheting and hopes to one day crochet matching sweaters for her family. Jessica and her loved ones also love swimming, going for walks, and visiting the zoo.

What Protecting Childhood Means: 

“Ensuring children have a loving, safe, and supportive environment for them to grow and prosper.”

Favorite Childhood Memory: 

“Being together with family and friends for holidays, birthdays, or any occasion. As long as we were all together.”

“I believe that poverty will be reduced when we provide a world where children are not only educated but raised in a safe, loving environment.”


We are global child advocates committed to seeing lives changed through the power of family.