Provide a HOME for Kenya's Street-Children 2013


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

Free Secondary Education

By a female, 22-30 years old, in Busia, Kenya
Map of free secondary education It was in january 2010 when an organisation known as family care international agency east africa,come up with a school project in busia between roots hotel and manduka boys primary. the project was aimed at help in the needy children meet their education under john omala students were recruited and only paid two thousand shillings per term as school fees, the school was began without any leagl requirement from administration about 300 students were recruited in form one abnd two. as place could not meet the standards on high education the school was closed down, but the directors did niot inform the parents. he transported the school from mandika one term he deserted the after looking for money from parents being one of the teachers to relocate back to school put the school under new management as parents teachers an students suffered i ask kindly if possible you can chip in the new school to help the ball rolling as majority of students are orphans. Read more.
Related to project keywords: fees school, school fees, boys, meet, primary

Stop To Misuse Your Body

By a female, 16-21 years old, in Rakai, Uganda
Map of STOP TO MISUSE YOUR BODY When i was in "O" level i got a boyfriend.But the boy was a boda-boda boy who had no any girlfriend.He asked me whether i can be his future wife.I explained him all my problems and he also told me his all problems and everyone provided solution for everyone's problem.When time went,he made me pregnant as he knew i had become pregnant, he left me and sent me away from his house and yet i hadn't known any of his relatives.Then i started crying while asking myself what to do,because i had no solution for that big problem and yet i had no parents to help me.But after sometime when the body inside had grown.I got a woman who had no children and that woman decided to help me and after sometimes i produced a body girl but good enough that woman continued helping me with my body through giving food,shelter,clothing and even medical care as well. So i was grateful with that woman because the had parental love that showed me with my body.So i advice everybody to acquire that love and to be helpful to others. Read more.
Related to project keywords: medical care, shelter clothing, helping, problems, love
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Project Leader

Beverly Stone

Brooks, Maine United States

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