Meet and Amiguito ~ Ignacio*
Ignacio is a bright, adorable and cuddly 3rd grader who has been part of the Amigos de Jesus family since 2014. He loves to play, to snuggle and to learn. A quiet child, once you get to know him you will see his mischievous side and be blown away by his English. He is looked after with much love by not only his madrinas and padrinos, but also his 3 older brothers and many other unofficial brothers and sisters.
How old are you? 9 years old
What grade are you in? 3rd grade
What is your favorite part of school? Computer class.
What is something interesting you learned at school this week? We learned about the bones we have.
What do you like to do in your free time? Play marbles.
What do you want to be when you grow up? Why? A policeman because they catch the bad guys.
How many siblings do you have? How old are they? 3 brothers-12, 13, and 14
Why are you thankful for Amigos de Jesús? For the food.
What is your favorite part of Amigos de Jesús? All the people.
What is your favorite place in Amigos de Jesús? Agro because we go there to get mangos.
What do you like to do with the volunteers and padrinos/madrinas? I like to play with the volunteers and make cake with the padrinos and madrinas.
Who is your favorite adult in the Hogar? Why? Miss Stephanie because she gives me cars to play with.
If you could have any superpower for a day, what would it be? Invisibility.
If you could ask God a question, what would you ask Him? What good things I can do?
What do you think of Honduras? It’s beautiful.
What is something that your teachers, padrinos, madrinas or the coordinators always tell you? That I need to behave well.
What makes you happy? Playing soccer.
How would the world be different if animals could talk? It would be cool.
What is the best gift you’ve ever received? Why? My skateboard because I use it almost every day.
What’s the hardest part of being a kid? Climbing trees.
If you could be famous, what would you be famous for? An artist.
Favorite color: Green
Favorite song: “Hielo” by Daddy Yankee
Favorite food: Chicken and fried plantains
Favorite movie: The newest Spider-man movie
Favorite animal: Lion
* Name changed for privacy