Special Care Nursery for Orphaned Babies


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

Mission To Ease Suffering

By a female, under 16 years old, in Lunda, Kenya
Map of MISSION TO EASE SUFFERING Mrs. Njiru our neighbour went for a Nursing training college and was happy to finish her course on time. She always encouraged as that nurses care for individuals of all ages & cultural backgrounds. She told us that she was left an orphan after her parents died of HIV. Her aunt took care of her until when she finished her studies & got married. She is not serving as a nurse in Embu. In 2009, she was granted a reward for serving seven peoples lives by guiding & counseling them. She came back in Ebwiranya location,. Lwanda division where we all joined her in the celebration. This is a big improvement & achievement in her life. Read more.
Related to project keywords: nursing, nurses, care, happy, big

Room Offer

By a male, 22-30 years old, in Jinja, Uganda
Map of Room offer He said that i had the willingness to help the orphans and those who had lost hope of going back school especially primary.On the little knowledge and skill i acquired from Y.M.C.A Jinja,i had the willingness to support them with some books,pencils and pens to stay in schools.One day i requested one of the community members a room she was not using but when i explained her all my intentions ,she just gave me a room to be used freely till when i will get my place where my work will be operated. I used the room very well and many children who had lost hope are now in school.It was late terned to a C.B.O called twekembe charitable foundation and the chance of expansion are becoming wider.He thank the lady for offering him a free room. Read more.
Related to project keywords: room children, orphans, foundation, chance, offer
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Half the Sky Foundation

Berkeley, California, United States

Project Leader

Patricia King

Berkeley, CA United States

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