Rubi Chipa Huayhuacari is a 10 year old girl from Lari, Peru. Her birthday is September 4, 2008, and she is currently in 4th grade. Rubi loves to play volleyball and enjoys studying communications in school. Her favorite food is fried rice.
Rubi lives high in the Andes Mountains of Peru. Her parents both work as peasant farmers for different people week by week, depending on where there’s work. They are very poor and struggle just to care for their four children. Rubi hopes to become a veterinarian. Can you help Rubi?