Kentucky School Guide 2016-17 : IFC

EDUCATION IS SWEETER. Six days a week, Jose toiled long hours in sugarcane fields, swinging a machete, working with heavy machinery, carrying heavy loads and applying fertilizers and pesticides. He got little schooling. n And he wasn’t alone in being exploited. In his country, as many as 200,000 children labor in sugarcane fields. But ChildFund International and its partners went to work – and got Jose, Raul and thousands more children out of the fields and into school. n In 30 countries, ChildFund is disrupting poverty and improving the lives of more than 17 million children. Learn more at

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