Kids Kingdom Orphanage in Ensenada, Mexico - Estrella, age 11, and her twin brothers, age five, were brought to Kids Kingdom by police in March 2021. They were rescued from a family environment where violence and drug abuse were common occurrences. Estrella and her brothers were neglected, given little food, and did not attend school.
Even at her young age, Estrella felt responsible for her brothers and took care of them as best she could. Her only focus was their daily survival.