NINSIIMA JOAN
Joan is an 11 year old orphan. Her sole surviving relative is her grandmother who is old and is unable to meet her basic needs. She was found living on the streets as a means of survival. Joan is an extremely focused and attentive student, always eager to participate and share her ideas. Joan has...
BYARUHANGA WILLIAM
William is a delightful 4 year old boy whose father was lynched to death by an angry mob. William was rescued from the hospital where he and his sister were found lying beside their dying father .The whereabouts of his mother is unknown. During our recent visit to Uganda William showed a curiosity and keen...
NINSIIMA BRIDGET
Ten year old Bridget lives with her unemployed mother and her three siblings. She had reached primary 4 level but her mother is no longer able to afford the fees. Bridget is an extremely well behaved young girl who has shown herself to be an intelligent, quick learner. Sponsoring Bridget through school could enable her...
AYEBAZIBWE GODIUS
Godius is a 12 year old orphan. He was rescued when working as a child labourer in a stone quarry. He left school when he was in primary five. He is a hard working boy and would love an opportunity to continue his school He would like to become a church leader. Godius is being...
BYAMUKAMA JOSHUA
Joshua is a 12 year old boy. Both his parents are ill with HIV. Joshua and his six siblings have no food, shelter, medication clothes or the opportunity to go to school. Joshua was rescued when he was scavenging for food. He left school at primary six but is very keen to continue his education....
AMPURIRE CLOVIS
Clovis is a hard working 8 year old boy. After his mother left the family he and his sister were left in the care of their father, a veteran soldier. They became the victims of domestic violence and ran away from home, travelling 135 miles on foot before being rescued. Clovis had reached primary two...
AKWASIBWE BONITA
14 year old Bonita’s smile can light up a room. Her father’s death and her mother’s illness from HIV have prevented her from remaining in education. Bonita has an enormous vitality for life and delights in caring for the younger children in the group. She had reached senior one and would dearly love to have...
OWOMUHANGI BRENDA
Brenda is a 16 year old orphan who had been living on the streets. She was rescued by a children’s refuge where in her position as head girl she displayed a maturity and willingness to assist with the younger children. Brenda had reached senior 2 before joining the refuge and wanting desperately to return to...
ATWEBEMBEIRE AMON
Amon is a sensitive and vulnerable 14 year old. His parents’ poverty meant they were unable to provide even the most basic essentials. This forced Amon to run away from home and live on the streets. Amon has shown great talent in choreographing dance and drama which are an important part of life in Uganda....
KYAKUNZIRE BRIDGET
Bridget is a 15 year old girl. Her father died in 2009 and her mother is unable to work as she is suffering from HIV/Aids. She has three other siblings and it is increasingly difficult for her mother to provide for the family. Bridget had attended up to senior level 3 but since her father’s...