Guyana is a small country on the northern coast of South America bordered by Venezuela and Suriname. Guyana is an agricultural country with only 1/5 of the land usable primarily along the coast. The rest is dense forest. According to Unicef, the Gross national Income is about $1400 per person per year.
Imagine living on that! However enrollment in elementary education is quite substantial, English is their primary language.
There are about 7000 AIDS orphans in Guyana, with the total orphan population around 33,000. Guyana's total population is around 702, 000 with children under the age of 15 at 109,000.
Charitable organizations focus on construction and maintenance of medical and dental clinics, primary and secondary education and child welfare.