Help Poor,Rural Girls in Paraguay go to University

 
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We're collecting stories from the actual people who benefit from the projects on GlobalGiving to identify problems and potential solutions. Here are some of the stories that we've collected from communities that have benefited from projects similar to this one. Learn more.

Note: These stories talk about the same issues that this project addresses, but are not necessarily about this specific project.

Composition Writing Skills

By a female, 46-60 years old , in Busia, Kenya
Map of COMPOSITION WRITING SKILLS My cousin never got above ten marks when it comes to composition.she lacked ideas and above all or rather to make matter worse,she had one of these ugliest handwriting in school.her performance in science,maths was very good including G.H.C but things were significantly differently when it comes to languages in the area of insha and composition. During one of the holidays,she approached me and shared to me her problem while seemingly disturbed her so much and stressed her owing to the fact that the following year she would be class eight candidate.After sharing i agree to helping her improve her handwriting.After two weeks she had improve her handwriting remarkably.the second thing i did was to go through her composition and noticed a lot of mistakes,her grammar was good and spelling but composition writing skills are what she lacked.so i gave her books on sample K.C.P.E composition and together we started to share.believe me that term her performance in composition and insha improved and teachers congratulated her.he following she was among the best in the languages. Read more.
Related to project keywords: go, helping, started, comes, including

My Future

By a female, 22-30 years old, in Nairobi, Kenyaa
Map of MY FUTURE I was a pupil in standard eight whereby my parent got lost/ due I was wondering how my education will continue and who will pay fro me a school fees to form four. I tried my best to do my KCPE in 2005 where I was wondering deep in my mind whom could pay for me school fees. I decided to get married it was not my goodness then i gave birth to a baby boy when I was in marriage my first born brother told me you can go back to school. I answered I can tried but I don't know because i have lost long since i finished my class eight. it was in 2009 then i went to school in 2010. I am now in form two. My brother has not employed in good job but he is trying the best to pay for my school fees. i don't know if he could finished my education because sometime I have been sent fee and stayed home for long within one week. So i don't know how my future could be. Read more.
Related to project keywords: good job, due, pay, future, week

Cattle Keeping

By a male, 22-30 years old, in Kakamega, Kenya
Map of CATTLE KEEPING I have been a cattle keeper for about two years ago and adopted the idea from my neighbour who earns more profit. I started it so that i can sustain my living in any way. This waork has moved me from one step to another in my life this is to mean that i was a jobless person but now i can atleast get a little money to sustain my family further more my daughter has been not attending his education because of fee but know through NAMATSI SELF HELP GROUP with their contribution to me and giving me some idea on how to maintain the tied of this cattle and they boosted me by giving me a milky cattle that i could milk and sell that milk. There are some challanges that faces my livestock while i am keeping them there is a challange of sickness, death, attack by wild-dog from the forest lack of market due to flactuation of price and lack of finance to hire a person to take care of they so i would ask the orrganisation to boost me so that i would achieve my destiny and to boost knowledge in my community. I wish that God will choose you to assist me. Read more.
Related to project keywords: attending, started, due, forest, step

Tree Planting

By a male, 16-21 years old, in Kaimosi, Kenya
Map of TREE PLANTING In search for farming land,many people have cleared many trees without having in mind what they have done.When the reality downs in their minds, they realize they have done something that would not be easy to redo.thanks to ENO-Enviromental Online,an online organization whose concern is based on enviroment issues.This is so because it has started an international project where annually,more than a billion trees are planted by people all over the globe.People participate in my community participate in this annual global event so as to increase the number of trees in the globe for the safety of the future ganeration. Read more.
Related to project keywords: reality, started, future, based, global

Education

By a female, 22-30 years old, in Jinja, Uganda
Map of EDUCATION Suporting opportunities for ugandans to learn (S.O.U.L) is an American foundation based in (USA) but started here in Uganda.It's aims and objectives are basically linked with helping Ugandans attain education when they meet difficulties in pursuing it.it helps by providing half bursaries to all school going children. S.O.U.L has saved many people's money and it encourages savings. Read more.
Related to project keywords: helping, started, based, opportunities, aims
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Project Leader

Luis Sanabria

General Manager
Asuncion, NA Paraguay

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