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Sponsored Students

These students are currently sponsored. If you are interested in sponsoring, please visit our Students Needing Sponsors page. 

Birthday - 6/20/2010  

Grade level - Primary 2

Aspires to be - Doctor 

Enjoys - Playing

 

Precious lives in Jjingo Village, Uganda with her mother. Her father passed away before she was born in a motor vehicle accident. After her father died, Precious' paternal grandparents forced her mother to return to her family. Precious' mother cares for her but is unable to pay school fees. Her mother sometimes fills in as a substitute teacher to pay for school fees but only occasionally because she has not been trained as a teacher.

 

Educational Information - Precious is extremely bright with the potential to do very well in school. When she does get to attend school, English is her favorite subject.  

For $30 per month you can sponsor Precious' school fees, help purchase school supplies, uniform and basic necessities. 100% of your sponsorship money will go directly to support Precious' scholastic and basic needs.

Precious - SPONSORED

Birth Year -   2009

Grade level - Primary 3

Aspires to be -  Nurse

Enjoys - Skipping Rope

 

Esther Faith lives in Jjingo Village Uganda with her parents, 2 brothers, 2 sisters, and a cousin. Her father is the pastor of Amazing Grace Church, a small but growing church in the very rural village. He has small crops and chickens to help provide for the family as the church members are currently only able to provide him with very little financial support. Her mother has recently taken a job working as a teacher that requires her to be away from the family Monday through Friday. Unfortunately, the income is not enough to consistently pay for school fees. 

 

Educational Information - When she is able to attend, Esther Faith likes school and her favorite subject is Math.  

Health - Esther Faith has difficulty hearing and is believed to be deaf in one ear. Due to a lack of finances, her hearing has not been checked by a doctor.

For $30 per month you can sponsor Esther Faith's school fees, help purchase school supplies, uniform and basic necessities. 100% of your sponsorship money will go directly to support Esther's scholastic and basic needs.

Esther Faith - SPONSORED

Birth Year - 2011

Grade level - Primary 1

Aspires to be - Teacher

Enjoys - Playing football (soccer)

 

Timothy lives in Jjingo village, Uganda with grandmother and two brothers. His father died when he was a baby but the details are uncertain. He has not seen his mother since she left him with his grandmother when he was two years old. His grandmother is a peasant farmer who cares for the family as much as possible but is weak and recently been ill.

 

Educational Information: Timothy's grandmother and aunt have tried to raise money to send him to school but he has repeatedly been unable to take end of term exams, which are required to progress to the next level, because of outstanding debts with the school.

For $30 per month you can sponsor Timothy’s school fees, help purchase school supplies, uniform and basic necessisties.  100% of your sponsorship money will go directly to support Timothy’s scholastic and basic needs.

Timothy - SPONSORED

Birth Year - 2007  

Grade level - Primary 5

Aspires to be -  Doctor

Enjoys - Playing Netball

Doreen lives in Jjingo Village, Uganda, with her mother and stepfather who are both peasant farmers, 1 brother and 4 sisters. Her father died in Rwanda after a long illness. After struggling to provide for the children in Rwanda, her mother relocated to marry Doreen's stepfather in Uganda. Her stepfather is frequently absent from the home but is adamant that when school fees are available, they should be used for his natural children rather than Doreen. She attends the Amazing Grace Church in Jjingo.

 

Educational Information - Doreen's favorite subject is English. Pastor Paul says that Doreen is a sweet and intelligent girl. She reportedly did well in school in Rwanda but lacks financial support she needs to go to school.

Health - Doreen has vision concerns but her mother has been unable to pay for her to have her eyes checked by a doctor. 

For $30 per month you can sponsor Doreen's school fees, help purchase school supplies, uniform and basic necessities. 100% of your sponsorship money will go directly to support Doreen's scholastic and basic needs.

Doreen - SPONSORED
Sarah - SPONSORED

Birth Year -   2009

Grade level - Primary 2

Aspires to be -  Medical Field

Enjoys - Playing

Sarah lives with her mother, 2 brothers and 1 sister. Her parents left Rwanda to escape the war before Sarah was born but her father disappeared when she was a baby. Her mother is a peasant farmer who also cleans houses and does gardening for others. 

 

Educational - When she was in school, Sarah's favorite subject was math. She attends Amazing Grace Church and children's Sunday School in Jjingo Village. 

Health - Sarah recently had  a decayed  tooth removed, however, a small piece seems  to have remained. It bothers her a lot but her mother is unable to pay for her to go to the dentist. 

For $30 per month you can sponsor Sarah's school fees, help purchase school supplies, uniform and basic necessities. 100% of your sponsorship money will go directly to support Sarah's scholastic and basic needs.

Harriet - SPONSORED

Birth Year -   2010

Grade level - Primary 1

Aspires to be - 

Enjoys - Playing

Harriet lives with her mother in Kitebere Village Uganda.

 

Educational - When she was in school, Harriet has done very well!

Health - At this time, Harriet is in very good health!

For $30 per month you can sponsor Harriet's school fees, help purchase school supplies, uniform and basic necessities. 100% of your sponsorship money will go directly to support Harriet's scholastic and basic needs.

Betty - SPONSORED

Birth Year -   2011

Grade level - Primary 1

Aspires to be - 

Enjoys - Playing

Betty lives with her grandmother in Jjingo Village. 

 

Educational - When she was in school, Betty has done very well!

Health - At this time, Betty is in very good health!

For $30 per month you can sponsor Betty's school fees, help purchase school supplies, uniform and basic necessities. 100% of your sponsorship money will go directly to support Betty's scholastic and basic needs.

Charity - SPONSORED

Birthday -   June 24, 2006

Grade level - Secondary 1

Aspires to be - Accountant  

Charity lives in the village of Achilet in Tororo District, Uganda with her parents in a semi-permanent house. She has one brother and one sister. Her mother is a peasant farmer and her father has been unable to find work outside the home for almost two years and is hoping to start a piggery business. They have struggled to pay Charity’s school fees since her father lost his job two years ago. She attended school last term but was unable to take final exams or advance to the next level because of unpaid school debt.

 

Educational - The head master and school teacher report that Charity was very focused in class work, well organized and disciplined but lacked the financial resources needed to go to school. 

 

For $30 per month you can sponsor Charity's school fees, help purchase school supplies, uniform and basic necessities. 100% of your sponsorship money will go directly to support Charity's scholastic and basic needs.