Give school to 9 abandoned girls in Mexico

 
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Spaced Family

By a male, 46-60 years old , in Busia, Kenya
Map of SPACED FAMILY " Children especially infants need constant love and affection. When children are born too close together, the parents do not have enough time to give adequate attention to all of them. by spacing children further apart, the parents will have more time for each child and also more time for themselves. This can also contribute to a happier and more satfying family life. Child spacing can also give the women time to work in an income-generating activities if she wishes. This can help the family to have a better standard of living.". Read more.
Related to project keywords: children born, affection, attention, family, give

Vestergaad's Wonderful Offer For Western

By a male, 31-45 years old, in Kakamega, Kenya
Map of VESTERGAAD'S WONDERFUL OFFER FOR WESTERN Vestergaad Frandsen is a dedicated man who would not let diarrhea and typhoid continue causing havoc on the people of the world.Through his malnutrition project of filtering and treatment of water millions can now access pure water through the life straws he distributes. Last week he was in Western province as a part of Kenya to mark the start of this great campaign. Graced by the Provincial Commissioner, Western it was attended by many people who were joyful and it was rolled over to over 900,000 households to receive the life straws freely. Trained personal have been lined up to enlighten the wanachi to be able to do the water treatment from their own households. By Mr. Shikanga Patrick. Read more.
Related to project keywords: attended, malnutrition, receive, personal, world

Human Rughts

By a male, 31-45 years old, in Kakamega, Kenya
Map of HUMAN RUGHTS WESTERN HIV/AIDS NETWORK addressed Human Rights of people with HIV-For example after one has been tested the results will remain very confidential. Thus the issue of informing his family about his status against his wish should not be allowed until one decides that he is willing to share information. Read more.
Related to project keywords: addressed, remain, allowed, family, status

Opportunity Lost

By a female, 22-30 years old, in Nairobi, Kenya
Map of Opportunity lost I know of a friend who was brought up in Kibera and did not finish her high school.Later on a university lecturer offered her scholarship which paid his form 3 and 4 fees and also booked a hostel for her in a catholic premises to en sure security and behaviours.After finishing her form four she started going out with young men and this embarassed the Nans who were the hostile caretakers.After two months she became pregnant and dropped out of school.The lecturer come back from Germany and convinced her to go back to school after giving birth but she refused and ran away with the father of her kid.Today she regret the chance that she lost because opportunities comes once in a life time. Read more.
Related to project keywords: en, caretakers, security, opportunity, opportunities

Poverty

22-30 years old, in Homabay, Kenya
Map of poverty Joseph could not continue with his education due to lack of fees after primary school and his need to educate other siblings.Currently he is working as apainter and has a family and a son to support and his other siblings that still needs his support. The money that he gets is not enough for all the needs that he requires the basic ones. Read more.
Related to project keywords: education due, family, support, needs, poverty

Never Trust A Man

By a male, 16-21 years old, in Langatta, Kenya
Map of Never trust a man My story about my Friend my Friend was pregrant when she reached Form 3 and she was rejected by her boyfriend who got her pregnant,and at home her Family was mistreating her and =she was confused what to do with her life ,even her sister's were the one who called the person who is responsible but the guy was against abortion and he did not want to take care of the responsibilities of the pregnancy but he wanted to keep the baby.The sisters of my Friend start bleming her for choosing the wrong person at the wrong time because the girl was 17years old.The girl started crying because she was young and the guy is unresponsible so she don't now what to do,but her sister's contributed some money to get the read of the baby .the decision was so hard for the girl but she dont have another option and she wanted to continue with her school so that she can have a career but she got went to have anfortunate it was sucessful and now she is continue with her education she leart a lesson a bout men. Read more.
Related to project keywords: career, responsible, decision, called, start

Choosing Subjects

By a female, 46-60 years old , in Busia, Kenya
Map of CHOOSING SUBJECTS Peoples chances to get into university are established the moment they are choosing subjects and dropping other subjects. In the case of my daughter, i had to take time to counsel her on how choose the subjects. Though most teachers wanted her to do sciences because of career opportunities that are vast in that area, i told her not to focus on choosing sciences but i advised her to choose subjects based on what grades the subjects could give her enable her get into a university. she did exactly that and i remember vividly she chose History, C.R.E, which are humanities instead of sciences and other compulsory subjects plus agriculture. Many teacher as criticized her for that choice but i kept on encouraging her and 2009 when K.C.S.E results out, she was among the top girls in the province and she got an automatic qualification to a public university having got a A plain. Read more.
Related to project keywords: chances, choose, girls, give, teachers
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connie duran ropbertson

Queretaro, Qro Mexico

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