Your sponsorship provides an orphan with:
- School supplies & fees
- Special care such as medical
- Access to mosquito nets, blankets, clothes, shoes and school uniforms
- Good shelter
NAME: Garvin Brasio
DATE OF BIRTH: July 6th, 2004
DUTIES AT HOME: Fetching water, tidying the floor, washing clothes.
FAVOURITE ACTIVITIES: Singing, athletics, rope jumping, soccer
Garvin’s father was a businessman who was killed in Southern Sudan and now he lives with his mother and 4 other children. His mother is a peasant and grow crops such potatoes, maize, and cassava in order to earn a living and she sells some of her produce to pay house rent, medical care and basic and scholastic needs. But the burden of maintaining such a large family is very heavy for her. Garvin would wish to become an administrator in future and any help for him and his family would greatly improve their lives.
NAME: Faith Tibaswanga
DATE OF BIRTH: March 9th, 2006
DUTIES AT HOME: Washing utensils and clothes
FAVOURITE ACTIVITIES: Singing, drama and athletics
FAVOURITE SUBJECT: Mathematics
Faith loves Jesus so much, she attends church Sunday school every Sunday and this has made her strong in the faith that we have in savior Jesus Christ.
Faith is an orphan and being helped by our local church member in terms of accommodation and few basic needs, but she still needs much help for her education.
NAME: Fiona Nangobi
DATE OF BIRTH: June 9th, 2004
DUTIES AT HOME: fetching water, cleaning the compound,
FAVOURITE ACTIVITIES: drama,
FAVOURITE SUBJECT: Mathematics
Fiona is a total orphan meaning that both her parents died sometimes back, they were sailing on waters of Lake Victoria when the boat got filled with water and it sank. They were going to buy fish for selling and on that day when this happened the parents did not go with their beloved four children, they had remained with the neighbor. Fiona lacks all the basic needs of life that a child deserves from his/her parents and she cries so much to go to school.
NAME: Fablano Musumba
DATE OF BIRTH: July 5th, 2006
DUTIES AT HOME: fetching water, looking after goats.
FAVOURITE ACTIVITIES: Swimming, dancing, singing in Sunday school.
FAVOURITE SUBJECT: English
Fablano is an orphan who lost his father due to Cholera and he stays with his mother and 5 other children, they are all sleeping in a single room which is all his mother is able to afford. The little money the mum gets from tilling in people’s gardens is not enough to provide for all these children and now they all lack basic needs and schooling. Fablano wants to be an engineer in the future but it is likely that his dream will be in vain if he does not get help.
Fablano would be so grateful if he gets the help that he wants and can continue with his education properly.
NAME: Eric Tenywa
DATE OF BIRTH: April 28th, 2006
DUTIES AT HOME: Sweeping
FAVOURITE ACTIVITIES: singing, Sunday school
FAVOURITE SUBJECT; Reading, writing,
Eric is a lame boy and both of his parents died of HIV/AIDS. He is now living with Missionary Ivan Lyagoba who is taking care of him in terms of feeding and accommodation. Missionary Ivan prays every day if there is any one ready to stand with him in helping this lame young boy Eric so that he can get all the basic educational needs that he is lacking in life and May our lord bless all those who are willing to stand with him in our lord Jesus Christ.
NAME: Donna Mudondo
DATE OF BIRTH: September 3, 2004
DUTIES AT HOME: Cooking, washing, house cleaning
FAVOURITE ACTIVITIES: Netball, rope jumping
FAVOURITE SUBJECT: English
Donna is an orphan who lost both her parents due to murder, they were murdered when Donna was still one year old and now she stays with her grandmother. Donna is in primary three and her performance is excellent but the grandmother cannot afford to provide all the help that she deserves in her life as a child. Getting of a sponsor will allow her to get all the basic needs that she deserves in life and for her education.
NAME: Calvin Maale
DATE OF BIRTH: August 2, 2007
HOME DUTIES: Fetching water, cleaning the house
FAVOURITE ACTIVITIES: Soccer, dancing
FAVOURITE SUBJECT; Reading, writing
Calvin’s parents died of HIV/AIDS and now he is staying with his grandmother who is not able to provide all the basic and scholastic materials to him because she is not employed and also depends on her daughter for help. Calvin is a strong working boy both in school and at home, at home he helps to sweep the compound and fetch water for his grandmother. On the other hand, Calvin likes reading and writing which makes him beloved by his teacher, but he lacks scholastics and basic needs. He needs a sponsor to sponsor his education and also provide him with the basics.
NAME: Bogere Mwamadi
DATE OF BIRTH: March 10th, 2003
DUTIES AT HOME: Tidying floor, fetching water, washing clothes.
FAVOURITE ACTIVITIES: Soccer, volleyball, athletics
FAVOURITE SUBJECT: Mathematics, drawing
Bogere was a street child whose father died of a brain cancer some three years back and we tried to trace where his mother was but could not find her in the area where she had been living. She had divorced her husband and left him with Bogere, so when the father died no one seemed to take care of him, hence forcing him to the streets. We took him to one of our elder members in the church who is now taking care of him but he does not have enough help that can sustain Bogere’s basic needs. Bogere would love to go to school but there is no help and anyone ready to help him would be so appreciated!
NAME: Aisha Kagoya
DATE OF BIRTH November 28, 2004
DUTIES AT HOME: Cooking, fetching water, washing clothes
FAVOURITE ACTIVITIES: Rope jumping, ball dodging,
FAVOURITE SUBJECT: English, reading
Aisha is an orphan who lost her father four years back and now she lives with her mother who is a peasant with three other children. Aisha is a hard working girl both in school and at home, but she lacks basic and scholastic needs.
Aisha wants to become a teacher in the future and she is looking for a sponsor who can help her both with basic and scholastic needs so that she can continue with her education.
NAME: Arsha Sserunkuma
DATE OF BIRTH: 21/9/2004
DUTIES AT HOME: Cleaning the compound, fetching water, digging.
FAVOURITE ACTIVITIES: Soccer, singing, dancing
Arsha is staying with a relative who is a peasant and she is unable to meet his needs for scholastics materials and other basic needs. Arsha wishes to become an engineer when he gets a chance from sponsorship.
NAME: Agnes Kyabangi
DATE OF BIRTH: 5th of July, 2004
DUTIES AT HOME: fetching water, mopping the house, washing utensils
FAVOURITE ACTIVITIES: Rope jumping, singing, ball dodging, netball
FAVOURITE SUBJECT: English, agriculture, art and craft.
Agnes was a street child and according to our research, her mum died of kidney failure some four years back and her father is a disabled man, he used to mistreat her badly and at times she had no food and no schooling This forced her to go to the streets. When JILM discovered all this we took her to one of our church members, who is trying to look after her but she is not getting enough support and getting of a sponsor will help her get back to school and also provide other basic needs.