Educate a Midwife - Save Women in Afghanistan

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By a male, 16-21 years old, in Nairobi, Kenya
Map of POVERTY First Thanking you for giving the opotunity tell our problems. My names is Mr. Damil Onyango, our big problem is problem insecurity our boy and girls dont have works that leading them to daily bad things crime prottotutuary many others. [Kasarani area Ngumuongo] We have trained and bring some projects to help the situation to keep fuiling deu to lack of capital/ money our Mp, chief and assiotant chief dont help in giving solutions but we are still looking always to help our boys and girls. Read more.
Related to project keywords: solutions, giving, keep, problems, bring

Orphan Support

By a female, under 16 years old, in Kakamega, Kenya
Map of Orphan Support Death came knocking on our door in 2009,August 21st.M y mother had been servely ill.Though her main problem was HIV/AIDS,we realised that malaria contributed so much in her death.My siblings and i had not expected it to happen so early or so it seemed.She used to offer support to three of us ,and off course my help too,as the first born.My second born sister and me were not infected but our small brother had the infection.The burden was hard for me to carry since i was still a student.Then came Western Water and Sanitation Forum an organisation which helped us reshape our lives.My younger brother also passed on later,The organisation helped us burry him.It also offered materials and financial support to the both us.I am now in class eight and my sister in class five ,hoping to finish our education. Read more.
Related to project keywords: hiv/aids, mother, malaria, death, student

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Baltimore, MD, United States

Project Leader

Melody McCoy

Baltimore, Maryland United States

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