Angel Neira Chicana is a 10 year old boy from Maca, Peru. His birthday is August 24, 2008, and he is currently in 4th grade. Angel loves to play soccer. His favorite class in school is math, and his favorite food is lomo saltado (Peruvian stir fry).
Angel lives with his brother and single mom. His father abandoned them, leaving his mother to provide for the family on peasant farmer wages. They are very poor and struggle to survive. Angel hopes to finish his studies and become a police officer. Can you help Angel?