This project will sponsor 100 children orphaned by HIV at Kimori academy in Kenya. Through the sponsorship the children will get quality tuition, food, cloths, love and care by dedicated teachers.
What is the issue, problem, or challenge?
UNICEF estimates the Number of AIDS orphans in Kenya to be 890,000. Children orphaned by AIDS may miss out on school enrollment, have their schooling interrupted or perform poorly in school as a result of their situation. Expenses such as school fees and school uniforms present major barriers, since many orphans’ caregivers cannot afford these costs.As a result the extended families are no longer willing to take more orphans. This project will sponsor 100 AIDS orphans to learn at Kimori academy.
How will this project solve this problem?
100 AIDS orphans will be sponsored in school and given tuition, food, shelter, medicine, health care, and cloths. School education will give them high self esteem, better job prospect and economic Independence in future.
Potential Long Term Impact
The project will sponsor 100 orphans lifting the children out of poverty, give a better understanding of HIV and AIDS, decrease the risk that they will become infected. It will also offer emotional,nutritional support and care.
Total Funding Received to Date: $15
This project is now in implementation and no longer available for funding. Received funds will be used to accomplish concrete objectives as indicated in the project's "Activities" section. Updates will be posted under the "Project Report" tab as they become available.
Donors' contributions and pledges to this project totaled $15 . The original project funding goal was $40,000.