Protect 250 Immigrant Women Fleeing Violence


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Hope Came At A Time I Had Given Up.

By a female, under 16 years old, in Kakamega, Kenya
Map of Hope came at a time i had given up. My name is Hellen Cecilia aged 13 and a member of zion children centre. Hope is fired in to those who find a space in this place. In 2009, when being a total hopeless orphan i found myself in the quarters of this centre, i knew that God had remembered me . I started being supplied with basic needs like food,shelter and clothing. I was taken to school which has been able to transform me quite a lot.I want to become a very successful person in life as a result of this support.I desire to get a sponsor who can help me get as high as i can i education. Read more.
Related to project keywords: needs food, shelter clothing, support, basic needs, food shelter
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Tahirih Justice Center

Falls Church, VA, United States

Project Leader

Marlena Hartz

Communications Manager
Falls Church, VA United States

Where is this project located?

Map of Protect 250 Immigrant Women Fleeing Violence