Sponsoring secondary school for working children


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The Kind Man

By a male, 16-21 years old, in Eldoret, Kenya
Map of the kind man Jimmy met me when i was totally lost and confused in the streets. it was almost 10.00pm and i could not go any further because i was very weak having spent days running from village and away fro my step mother who wanted to kill me. i decided to sit along the streets of Eldoret near a nakumatt outlet and rest thats when Jimmy found me. he spoke to me nicely and welcomed me into his car. i remembered my grandmothers advice of not being so fast to accept gifts from strangers but at the time i was ready for anything. he took me, took care of me and educated me as his own son and today i am what i am because if Jimmy whom i reffer to as dad. Read more.
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Project Leader

Abdul Haque

Karachi, Sindh Pakistan

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Map of Sponsoring secondary school for working children