Edilser, 13 years old, comes from La Cumbre where he attends the first year in Middle School every afternoon at the IMEBCO school in San Martin. He likes to work with numbers and love math. Ever since he was a small boy, he has wanted to be a doctor. He is the oldest of three children supported by their father who is an agricultural worker. A total of 6 people live in their house.
In his free time, Edilser likes to play soccer with his friends, participates in a church choir group and plays the conga. What he likes most in life is to spend time with his friends. He would like a Xela Aid LEAP Scholarship so that he can fulfill his dreams, something that he realizes would not be possible without help.