Overcoming Obstacles

A lesson on perseverance

By Henry Flores

June 13, 2021 | 40 Years 40 Lessons

When the pandemic forced education to go online, 12-year-old Tatiana in El Salvador didn’t give up, despite not having access to a computer. She found a way to keep studying and pursue her dream of becoming a nurse.

About the author:

Henry Flores guides Unbound’s team of reporters based in five regions around the world. His work covering the life stories of sponsored individuals and their families has deepened his belief that they’re more than capable of reaching their goals while building their own paths out of poverty.