On our waiting list for privacy reasons there are no pictures of the children. Of course you get a picture when you decide to sponsor one or more of the children. In the picture next door are random children. At the bottom of this page you will find the form to give up your choice. Even if you don’t have a preference, you can indicate that.
Raufa was born on July 19, 2012 and lives with her mother and grandmother in Mbale. Raufa’s father died in a road accident on July 14, 2015. Grandma makes some money and helps Raufa and her mother with it, but the family lives in shabby conditions. The mother regularly goes out to make money. Raufa is in P1 of Bukiti Primary School.
Elvix is six years old and he is the 3rd with 2 brothers and 3 sisters. He attends school in P1. His father died 5 years ago because of AIDS. Elvix stays with his grandparents who look after him. They are weak and can’t do much to earn a living. The mother is HIV positive. She tried to get married to another man after the death of her husband, but after getting a baby her health worsened. She is now in her parents’ home and a big burden to the family. They live in a very miserable house.
Judith is six years old and she is the 3rd born with 2 brothers. She attends Nursery school. Her father is alive but he is imprisoned for life. After the father was imprisoned, the mother abandoned the children in 2016 and disappeared to date. Judith stays with her poor grandmother who looks after her.
Mary is six years old and she has five brothers and one sister. She is born as sixth. She attends school in P1. Her father died in a traffic accident. Mary stays with her aunt who looks after her. After the death of the father, life became hard and the Aunt took her to her home. The Auntie is a widow and jobless, yet with many dependents to support.
Regan is five years old and he has one brothers and two sisters. He is the youngest one. He attends school in P1. His mother died in December 2020 because of ulcers in the intestine. Regan is not very healthy and needs medical investigation. The Father abandoned all the children and now they are staying with their maternal grandmother who is 70 years of age.
Jeresom is born in 2014 and has 3 brothers. He is the second born. Jeresoms father died in 2019 with AIDS. His mother is still alive, but she is also weak because of HIV/AIDS. She also started drinking and is not capable of caring for her children. His aunt takes care of him now but the conditions are poor. He is at school in in Primary one. Jeresom is a brother to Simon.
Simon is born in 2013 and has 3 brothers. He is the first born. Simons father died in 2019 with AIDS. His mother is still alive, but she is also weak because of HIV/AIDS. She also started drinking and is not capable of caring for her children. His aunt takes care of him now but the conditions are poor. He is at school in in Primary one. Simon is a brother to Jeresom.
Jonah is born in 2015 and has 2 brothers. He is the first born. Jonah’s father died in 2019 with severe malaria. His mother is still alive, but she is a peasant with no income. The mother tries to work in other peoples gardens to make some money for a living. He is at the CCP nursery school in top class.
Cyrus is born in 2015 and has 1 brother. He is the first born. Jonah’s father died in 2019 with severe meningitits. His mother is still alive, but Cyrus stays with his grandparents who try to take care of him. He is at the NAF nursery school in top class.The mother is a peasant with no income. The family is very poor.
Peter is born in 2015 and has 3 brothers. He is the second born. Peter’s father died in 2015 with diabetes. The mother of Peter left her marital home because of hard conditions and now she is back to her parents. She tries to do patty business but life is very difficult. The family is very needy given that the grand parents are too old to do gainful work. The The grand parents are peasants with no source of income.
Margret is born in 2014 and has 1 brother and 1 sister from different fathers. Margret is the first born. Her father died in 2018. Margrets very young mother lives now with another man, who does not accept the other children. So Margret is totally in the hands of the grand parents who also need help. The family is very needy. Margret attends St. Peters primary school in P1.