Programs in the Dominican Republic

Working with Global Workers and Program Partners, ERDO is working to alleviate extreme poverty through the activities listed underneath the country profile below.


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The Dominican Republic Selected Statistics

  • Population: 10,528,000
  • Infant mortality: 31 deaths/1,000 live births
  • Religion: Roman Catholic
  • Language: Spanish
  • Literacy Rate: 91.8%
  • 41.1% of the population is below the poverty line
two little girls in Dominican Republic 

ChildCARE Plus in the Dominican Republic

Through PAOC Global Workers Adrian and Sharon Thomas, over 90 children located in a poor rural community are being provided the opportunity to receive an education in the Dominican Republic.

Child sponsorship is a meaningful and practical way that one person, family or group can come alongside a child in a developing country and help him or her to reach their full, God-given potential.

To sponsor a child in the Dominican Republic, or another country in need, please click here>>



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