Julia Mendez Rodriguez is a 10 year old girl from Chivay, Peru. Her birthday is April 18, 2008, and she is currently in 3rd grade. Julia loves to play volleyball. Her favorite class in school is art, and her favorite food is stuffed potatoes.
Julia lives with her single mother and 7 siblings. Her mother works at a local restaurant to try to support her large family, but they are very poor. Julia hopes one day to become a nurse to help her family. Can you help Julia?