AMIGUITO OF THE WEEK ~ Cristian L.


Cristian L. is 16 years old, hails from Hogar 7 (the dorm room to the right of the "comedor"), and is in Level 2 of the EducaTodos program at the ADJ school. Despite having come to us with very little prior schooling, he is a devoted student and loves to learn. It has been amazing to watch him bloom in the classroom. Cristian has a gentle and quiet spirit and is a talented artist. He also enjoys listening to music.

A few more facts about Cristian:
  1. Birthday: March 23 (age 16)
  2. Joined the Amigos de Jesus family in: 2013
  3. Favorite classes in school: Computers and English
    • Why? I like learning to type. One day I want to be able to type fast. I like English because it is a pretty language.
  4. Favorite teacher: Miss Rosa (2014-15 ADJ volunteer)
  5. What is something interesting you learned in school this week? We are learning how to do multiplication and subtraction in math.
  6. What do you like to do in your free time? Draw - especially forests and nature.
  7. What do you want to be when you grow up? A professional soccer player. Like Messi.
  8. Do you have siblings at Amigos? No.
  9. Who are your best friends at Amigos? What do you like to do with them? My best friend is Oscar Flores. We play soccer together.
  10. What are you most thankful for? School. For the chance to learn and make friends.
  11. Who is your biggest role model? Adoni (our Amiguito of the Week two weeks ago, and the first child from Amigos to graduate university!)
  12. Favorite music: Bachata (a Honduran music genre) and Farruko
  13. Favorite color: Blue
  14. Favorite food: Pepperoni pizza