Alternative lifestyle for russian street children

 
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Experience Is The Best Teacher

By a male, under 16 years old, in Mombasa, Kenya
Map of EXPERIENCE IS THE BEST TEACHER Ngugi Kariuki a man who had been under a lot of suffering had been passing town everyday and always saw street children borrowing yet he knew this was not their wish and believed that neither was it their destiny.Having thought about it wise, a plan struck his mind and indeed thought it wise to try it out.Remembering that he had also been a street boy before he made up his mind to change the children's lives forever and even make it better.He then, from the little money he had raised, decided to open a children's home in Mishomoroni in mombasa and with the small childien he had his faith and hopes to help the children grew stronger.He managed to teach a young boy who later succeeded and even juired hands with him to help the organization indeed many have succeeded throug Kariuki's thought and great pats has he got. Read more.
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Project Leader

Vera Alexandrova

St.Petersburg, Russia

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