Educate 2000 Underprivileged Children - INDIA

 
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We're collecting stories from the actual people who benefit from the projects on GlobalGiving to identify problems and potential solutions. Here are some of the stories that we've collected from communities that have benefited from projects similar to this one. Learn more.

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

Education Support.

By a male, 16-21 years old, in Masaka, Uganda
Map of Education support. Tushukire Wamu group support the children in academic issues. They talk to head teachers of schools in the community so that they give some of the children in the community bursaries. And through this plan many needy children have got bursaries and are in school now. Read more.
Related to project keywords: schools community, give children, needy children, issues, academic

A Good Samaritan Who Came In At The Right Time

By a female, 16-21 years old, in Kakamega Central, Kenya
Map of A GOOD SAMARITAN WHO CAME IN AT THE RIGHT TIME Life has never been so tough, so challenging. I have come to regret my chores in life especially with regards to issues of life partaining sacrifice and dedication to what matters most. more so being responsible and putting first things first. I had no one in life to help me live responsibly after losing my parents a few years ago. I lived a careless life after desparing and losing hope. I was taken to school by my grand parents who had little control over me. I entertained bad company and before I realized I was pregnant expecting a baby in 2010 while I was only 17. After I got this baby I realized why the wise men said in Swahili that " Mtoto akililia Wembe mpe" or " Majuto ni Mjukuu", both meaning that regret comes afterwards. Being a young mother its too hard to bear. Township Self Help Group therefore will live a lot in my minds as Saviours of my life. Through their encouragement and counselling, I have redressed my life with hope once more. Read more.
Related to project keywords: life hope, live, come, little, issues

Change Is Possible Out Of Poverty

By a male, 16-21 years old, in Kakamenga North, Kenya
Map of CHANGE IS POSSIBLE OUT OF POVERTY I am more than glad 4years after joining Mayungu self Help Group that it seems that it seems to have paid dividents well. If for some of us who did not achieve so well in education and had almost lost hope in life, can now see the end of the tunnel is worth offering that the group approach avails much. We have been able and will still go a step higher to achieve change in the community. Read more.
Related to project keywords: hope life, approach, change, poverty, possible

Education Advancement

By a male, under 16 years old, in Kakamenga North, Kenya
Map of EDUCATION ADVANCEMENT My name is Festus Ngalaraya. I am a boy and i learn in Precious academy. This is a great institution that has done me proud . It has since 2008 benefitted me academically since i did not know anything. Now i am able to read and write. I can communicate on phone ever with people who are outside my country. Education is a medium of development and i thank God for a school like this one which does not leave anything to chance in as far as doing the best possible things to achieve quality success. Read more.
Related to project keywords: learn, chance, quality, success, possible

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Organization

Uplift a Child International Inc

Silver Spring, Maryland, United States
http://upliftachild.org

Project Leader

Samuel Vonumu

Silver Spring, Maryland United States

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