Start a Preschool for 60 Children in South Africa


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

Transforming People's Lives

By a male, 22-30 years old, in Masaka, Uganda
Map of TRANSFORMING PEOPLE'S LIVES Association Francois-Xavier Bagnoud (FXB) International. Since 1990, FXB Uganda has directly assisted more than 3500 families representing over 18000 Individuals. FXB Uganda Project have also strengthened the capacity and Improved the life conditions of people with HIV/AIDS and reinterogated orphans and vulnerable children who are affected by HIV/AIDS in their community. Read more.
Related to project keywords: hiv/aids orphans, children affected, vulnerable children, families, individuals

She Left A Job To Help The Needy

By a female, 31-45 years old, in Kyenjojo, Uganda
Map of she left a job to help the needy I was born in a poor family raised up in a grass thatched house and cared for by many people."says faith. I was born under a coffeetree and ushered in by my grand, mother who was a mid wife, she adds,During my job as an accountant in ever had any personal saving because most of my money was spent on looking after the siblings.In 2000 i left my accounting job,went back in my community to look after HIV orphans and vulnerable children.I was inspired by my back ground and many non-government organisation(NGOs) that did HIV related work in Jinja. Read more.
Related to project keywords: vulnerable children, inspired, siblings, personal, hiv

Children Have Been Challenged To Work Much Harder

By a female, 22-30 years old, in Kakamega, Kenya
Map of CHILDREN HAVE BEEN CHALLENGED TO WORK MUCH HARDER CES (Canadian Education Society) has extended its activities across the wider spectrum of Western in keeping with its common passion of ensuring that education is adequately achieved. CES believes that Education is the key to life for any country and so when they came to Western a few years back, they have left a mark. They offer scholarships to bright student from poor backgrounds, opharns, vulnerable children and the like. Through this initiative CES has caused most children who had a low self esteem inspired as they work very hard to achieve the pass mark 350 marks which is the minimum mark that qualifies them for sponsorship. Other organizations have followed suit and more children are being assisted. Read more.
Related to project keywords: vulnerable children, scholarships, inspired, initiative, organizations

Promoting Sports

By a male, 16-21 years old, in Nairobi, Kenya
Map of Promoting Sports Sports is a major activity in the modern world and it is likely by several people in almost every part of the world. In Kenya,there are several organisations and individuals who are engaging themselves in activities that promote sports and other interractive activities within sports to get themselves busy and physically fit. An example of the individuals is Dennis Oliech who is an international footballer in France.He has started,established and is currently the manager of his own academy(Dennis Oliech football Academy).It aims at equiping the students with necessary football skills and educational sponsorships. This is great success and more effort is needed. Read more.
Related to project keywords: educational, necessary, get, started, students

Establishment Of A Mobile Plant

By a female, 22-30 years old, in Mpigi, Uganda
Map of ESTABLISHMENT OF A MOBILE PLANT Kyabiooma a rural and remote area in Mpigi District had no bank facilities something that caused a burden to the natives more so the farmers.However their problem was solved by Nyamoera Edith who started a Mobile Money point enabling people to receive and send money easily without going to town. Read more.
Related to project keywords: burden, receive, started, going, rural

Agent Of Romedy

By a male, 31-45 years old, in Kakamega, Kenya
Map of agent of romedy marriege related problems have rampat in our society these. in the terms of internal disagreements and faiolure to sustain some it commonly to many marriages unworkable. As related to unfaithfulness and also the the hard shipin the area starting up some .all these has led to the need for a solutiom. Rachiios jambo started a programmer to try and assist people visavis marriage or relted cases it has even helpedsome tov get spouseand solve marital problems. Read more.
Related to project keywords: sustain, get, area, started, hard

Effects Of Self Employment

By a male, 16-21 years old, in Kisumu, Kenya
Map of Effects of self employment There is a need of job creations in most parts of the country.These includes venturing into farming,business,fishing quarrying among others. The conversion of stones into ballost is the commonest job venture that the people in my area practise to earn their living.From the ballast which are used in the building constructions they can buy clothes,pay fees,purchase food and build their shelters. However,this activity has been misused in the area,and now the number of school dropouts has greatly increased.The money that the young boys and even girls get has not enabled them to think about school.Moreover,soil erosion is now rampant,since there is nothing to hold the top soil firm.There is now a need to educate the people in the area of the needs for education and environmental conservation. Read more.
Related to project keywords: purchase, area, need, build, community members
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Even Ground

Buffalo Grove, Illinois, United States

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Lindsey Reynolds

Buffalo Grove, Illinois United States

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