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HOPE FOR TOMORROW

ANIDA Child Sponsorship

Jennifer Image

Jennifer’s story

Jennifer lives in extreme poverty. Her father is a mason but sometimes struggles to find steady work. Her mother is hard-working and fetches water for construction sites but earns only pennies a day. Jennifer's parents are not able to afford to keep their children in school and are concerned about their future. Without an education, the cycle of poverty will continue. Through child sponsorship, your investment in her life also helps Jennifer’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2017-05-15-000365
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Language Spoken

English, twi and Ewe
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Grade Level

Class 4
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Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Stacy Ann Image

Stacy Ann’s story

Stacy-Ann mother Cassandra sells whatever she can to help provide for her family and to send her children to school. Stacy-Ann is in need of food, clothing and help to pay her school fees. Through child sponsorship, your investment in her life also helps Stacy Ann’s family and community.

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Child Number

JM-2013-10-01-000868
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Language Spoken

english
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Grade Level

 
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Favourite Subject

 

Jamaica

Location Information

Situated in the Caribbean Sea, Jamaica is the largest English-speaking island in the area. The country divides into fourteen parishes which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 75.8 years.

Population

Approximately 2,890,299.

Capital City

Kingston

Main Languages

English, Patois (Creole dialect with West African language, Spanish and French elements).

Human Development Index ranking

97 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

26.05%

Poverty indicators

An unemployed rate of 11.5% with more than 19% of Jamaican living below the poverty line.
Amanda Image

Amanda’s story

Amanda's mother struggles to find steady employment and her father does not always contribute to the family. Amanda's mother is having a hard time providing the needs of her children and keeping Amanda in school. Through child sponsorship, your investment in her life also helps Amanda’s family and community.

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Child Number

JM-2012-12-01-000889
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Language Spoken

ENGLISH
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Grade Level

 
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Favourite Subject

 

Jamaica

Location Information

Situated in the Caribbean Sea, Jamaica is the largest English-speaking island in the area. The country divides into fourteen parishes which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 75.8 years.

Population

Approximately 2,890,299.

Capital City

Kingston

Main Languages

English, Patois (Creole dialect with West African language, Spanish and French elements).

Human Development Index ranking

97 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

26.05%

Poverty indicators

An unemployed rate of 11.5% with more than 19% of Jamaican living below the poverty line.
Javain Image

Javain’s story

Javain resides with his mother, grandfather two sisters. His mother is trying to get a job but is find it it very as she does not real well. His grandfather assist in whatever way he can but he does not have a lot of resources. Other family members assists when possible but often times they too have difficulties. Javain has the ability to do well but he needs help so as to eat better at home which will contribute to better learning at school. Through child sponsorship, your investment in his life also helps Javain’s family and community.

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Child Number

JM-2018-04-06-001048
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Language Spoken

 
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Grade Level

 
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Favourite Subject

 

Jamaica

Location Information

Situated in the Caribbean Sea, Jamaica is the largest English-speaking island in the area. The country divides into fourteen parishes which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 75.8 years.

Population

Approximately 2,890,299.

Capital City

Kingston

Main Languages

English, Patois (Creole dialect with West African language, Spanish and French elements).

Human Development Index ranking

97 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

26.05%

Poverty indicators

An unemployed rate of 11.5% with more than 19% of Jamaican living below the poverty line.
Anthony  Image

Anthony ’s story

Anthony lives with his single mother who is a part-time domestic helper. They live in a single-room wooden structure which he shares with his other two siblings and a relative. Although asthmatic, Anthony likes football and cricket. He hopes to be a soldier one day. Through child sponsorship, your investment in his life also helps Anthony ’s family and community.

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Child Number

JM-2019-03-30-003323
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Language Spoken

 
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Grade Level

 
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Favourite Subject

 

Jamaica

Location Information

Situated in the Caribbean Sea, Jamaica is the largest English-speaking island in the area. The country divides into fourteen parishes which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 75.8 years.

Population

Approximately 2,890,299.

Capital City

Kingston

Main Languages

English, Patois (Creole dialect with West African language, Spanish and French elements).

Human Development Index ranking

97 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

26.05%

Poverty indicators

An unemployed rate of 11.5% with more than 19% of Jamaican living below the poverty line.
Collins  Image

Collins ’s story

Collins is the first born out of 2 boys. His father died when he was little child and his mother, who works as a farmer, takes care of the boys. Collins is a kind and helpful child. He enjoys studying Language & Literacy class in school. The family are very poor and lived in a humble mud house. Your support will make all the difference for Collins' future. Through child sponsorship, your investment in his life also helps Collins ’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2019-08-14-003487
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Language Spoken

Twi/English
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Grade Level

Class 4
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Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Daniel Image

Daniel’s story

Daniel is a twin. He lives with his father and 4 siblings. His mother died when she was one year old. Daniel's father works as a taxi driver to support the family. Daniel is a respectful and attentive boy. He does best in his Science class. Through child sponsorship, your investment in his life also helps Daniel’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2019-08-16-003499
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Language Spoken

English / Twi
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Grade Level

3
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Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Mary Image

Mary’s story

Mary lives in a household of seven children with her mother. She is in grade 3 and her favourite subject is Mathematics. She is a headstrong and active girl. Through child sponsorship, your investment in her life also helps Mary’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2019-08-16-003501
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Language Spoken

Twi and English
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Grade Level

Class 4
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Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Irene Image

Irene’s story

Irene lives with her grandmother in a household of 3 children. Her grandmother works as a farmer. As Irene is climbing the academic ladder, she is now in Grade 5 and her strongest subject is English. She is a clever girl, but her grandmother is struggling to meet school-related costs. Through child sponsorship, your investment in her life also helps Irene’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2019-08-19-003503
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Language Spoken

Twi/English
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Grade Level

Class 5
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Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Collins  Image

Collins ’s story

Collins lives with his mother and three siblings in one room. Their dwelling has no pope borne water or electricity. Collins' mother earns a meagre living selling charcoal, and struggles to provide for the family. Despite adversity, Collins enjoys studying and excels in his maths and science classes. Through child sponsorship, your investment in his life also helps Collins ’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2019-09-05-003509
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Language Spoken

Twi/English
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Grade Level

JHS 1
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Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Emmanuel  Image

Emmanuel ’s story

Emmanuel is the first out of four children. He is a very bright student and loves studying maths and science. His father is a labourer but is not working at the moment. As they cannot afford a house of their own, the family live in a caretaker house for the time being and the building is not completed. Through child sponsorship, your investment in his life also helps Emmanuel ’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2019-09-05-003508
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Language Spoken

Twi/Fante
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Grade Level

Primary 4
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Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
David Image

David’s story

Davis is a brilliant student and excels in his Mathematics course. His teacher says he is always well behaved in class. He lives with his single mother who works as a cook, and three other siblings. Their home has no indoor sanitary facilities. Despite challenges, he works hard at school. Through child sponsorship, your investment in his life also helps David’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2019-09-25-003511
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Language Spoken

Twi and English
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Grade Level

Class 2
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Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Evans Image

Evans’s story

Evans lives with his mother who is farmer and not earning much to provide for the Evans and his two siblings. His favourite class at school is Citizenship Education. He is an amiable boy with a lot of potential. Through child sponsorship, your investment in his life also helps Evans’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2019-07-18-003432
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Language Spoken

English and Twi
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Grade Level

Class 2
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Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Aliu  Image

Aliu ’s story

Aliu lives with his aged grandmother in a small community. His grandmother is not working and struggles to provide for his educational needs and other basic needs. He is a very well-behaved boy and does best in his Mathematics class. Through child sponsorship, your investment in his life also helps Aliu ’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2019-07-20-003437
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Language Spoken

Huasa, Twi and English
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Grade Level

Class 3
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Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Joseph Image

Joseph’s story

Joseph lives with his mother and four siblings. His mother does not have any consistent employment and struggles to provide for the children's educational needs. Still, Joseph is an optimistic boy and does very well in his Religious & Moral Education class. Through child sponsorship, your investment in his life also helps Joseph’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2019-07-20-003440
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Language Spoken

English and Twi
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Grade Level

Class 2
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Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Joel Image

Joel’s story

Joel lives with his mother and four siblings. He loves to study and does well in his Mathematics class. However, with the family facing financial difficulty he is facing dropping out of school. Through child sponsorship, your investment in his life also helps Joel’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2019-07-22-003450
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Language Spoken

Twi, English
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Grade Level

4
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Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Priscilla  Image

Priscilla ’s story

Priscilla is the 2nd out of 5 children. She lives with her mother and other sibling in single room with no electricity and no running water. Priscilla is a lovely girl and hopes to be able to stay in school. She says her favourite class is Mathematics. Through child sponsorship, your investment in her life also helps Priscilla ’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2019-09-26-003512
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Language Spoken

Twi and English
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Grade Level

Class 2
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Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Richmond Image

Richmond’s story

Richmond is a twin and lives with his mother and father. His father works as a self-employed farer while his mother cares for Richmond and his three siblings. Richmond is currently in Grade 1 and his favourite subject so far is Religious & Moral Education. Through child sponsorship, your investment in his life also helps Richmond’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2019-07-15-003395
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Language Spoken

 
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Grade Level

Class 1
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Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Esther Image

Esther’s story

Esther lost her father some years ago, and her mother sells nuts to make a living. Esther is very bright and loves to study. She is in Grade 2 and her favourite subject is Creative Arts. Through child sponsorship, your investment in her life also helps Esther’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2019-07-15-003406
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Language Spoken

Twi, Bubli
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Grade Level

Class 2
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Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Priscilla  Image

Priscilla ’s story

Priscilla lives in a small community with her mother and five siblings. She is currently in Grade 2 and excels in both her Mathematics and English classes. She has a lot of potential to succeed in school if given the right support. Through child sponsorship, your investment in her life also helps Priscilla ’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2019-07-16-003414
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Language Spoken

TWI / ENGLISH
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Grade Level

Class 2
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Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Rebecca  Image

Rebecca ’s story

Rebecca is living with her aunt as both of her parents are unwell. She has five siblings and they all share a room. Rebecca is in Grade 1 and her best subject is English. Through child sponsorship, your investment in her life also helps Rebecca ’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2019-08-13-003486
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Language Spoken

Ewe/Twi/English
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Grade Level

Class 1
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Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Albert Image

Albert’s story

Albert lives with his mother and two siblings. His mother works as a self-employed trader. He is in Grade 4 and does well in his Twi language class. He is a friendly young boy who loves to laugh. Through child sponsorship, your investment in his life also helps Albert’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2019-08-14-003491
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Language Spoken

English/Twi
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Grade Level

Class 4
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Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Gibson Image

Gibson’s story

Gibson lives with his mother and two siblings. His mother works as a self-employed trader. He is a shy boy and needs encouragement to participate in school. He is currently in Grade 1. Through child sponsorship, your investment in his life also helps Gibson’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2019-08-16-003496
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Language Spoken

Twi and English
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Grade Level

One
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Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Courage Image

Courage’s story

Courage's father passed away and his mother is unwell, so he came to live with his Grandmother. She is in poor health and struggles to provide for him. However, as is his namesake, he is a brave boy and continues to dedicate himself to his studies. Through child sponsorship, your investment in his life also helps Courage’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2019-08-16-003497
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Language Spoken

English / Twi / Ewe
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Grade Level

 
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Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Collins Image

Collins’s story

Collins was abandoned by his mother when he was just 2 years old. His father tries to provide for him and is a painter by profession. He sometimes is not able to secure regular jobs and cannot provide the needs of his son. He has hopes of giving Collins a brighter future. Collins dreams of becoming a soccer player someday! Through child sponsorship, your investment in his life also helps Collins’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2015-10-01-000584
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Language Spoken

 
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Grade Level

 
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Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Robert Image

Robert’s story

Robert is in Grade 2. He loves to study and his favourite subjects are English and Creative Arts. His single mother works as a trader to provide for Robert and his four siblings. He hopes to be able to stay and complete his schooling to be able to support his mom one day. Through child sponsorship, your investment in his life also helps Robert’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2020-01-09-003515
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Language Spoken

English/Twi
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Grade Level

Class 2
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Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Aliane Image

Aliane’s story

Alaine's step-father tries his best to provide for the family by planting vegetables and selling them. However, what he makes cannot give Aliane and her family enough money to send the children to school, provide three meals a day, and meeting their miscellaneous needs. Alaine is in need of food, clothing, and help to pay her school fees. Through child sponsorship, your investment in her life also helps Aliane’s family and community.

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Child Number

JM-2013-10-01-000953
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Language Spoken

english
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Grade Level

 
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Favourite Subject

 

Jamaica

Location Information

Situated in the Caribbean Sea, Jamaica is the largest English-speaking island in the area. The country divides into fourteen parishes which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 75.8 years.

Population

Approximately 2,890,299.

Capital City

Kingston

Main Languages

English, Patois (Creole dialect with West African language, Spanish and French elements).

Human Development Index ranking

97 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

26.05%

Poverty indicators

An unemployed rate of 11.5% with more than 19% of Jamaican living below the poverty line.
Yaw Image

Yaw’s story

Yaw is in grade 4. He lives with his family in a small village in the Eastern Region of Ghana. He enjoys school and likes studying Mathematics and Creative Arts, but his family cannot afford some of his basic school items. Yaw faces the critical issue of dropping out of school if he doesn't get support. Through child sponsorship, your investment in his life also helps Yaw’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2020-03-04-003517
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Language Spoken

 
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Grade Level

Class 4
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Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Cornelia  Image

Cornelia ’s story

Cornelia is seeking support from ANIDA so she can continue her schooling all the way to the top. She is a brilliant student aspiring to become a nurse in the future. She lives in a household of five children and stays very busy helping with household chores. It will be hard for her to continue in school without some support. Through child sponsorship, your investment in her life also helps Cornelia ’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2020-03-04-003518
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Language Spoken

Twi and English
Grade Level Icon

Grade Level

Class 3
Favourite Subject Icon

Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Felix Image

Felix’s story

Felix is one of eight children. His father passed away recently, leaving him to live with his mother. All of the children are of school-going age but as a single parent, Felix's mother has a hard time providing for all of her children to attend school. Through child sponsorship, your investment in his life also helps Felix’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2020-03-23-003526
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Language Spoken

Twi / English
Grade Level Icon

Grade Level

Primary 1
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Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Samuel Image

Samuel’s story

Samuel lives in a single parent household with his mother and seven siblings. His father passed away. He wants to say in school, but his mother struggles to afford school-related costs for all of her children. Through child sponsorship, your investment in his life also helps Samuel’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2020-03-23-003527
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Language Spoken

Twi / English
Grade Level Icon

Grade Level

Class 3
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Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Richmond Image

Richmond’s story

Richmond is a clever boy and does well in his Science and Mathematics class. He lives in a household of five children. He loves being able to go to school, but it is hard for his parents to continue to afford the costs. Through child sponsorship, your investment in his life also helps Richmond’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2020-03-24-003536
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Language Spoken

Twi / English
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Grade Level

Class 6
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Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Richmond Image

Richmond’s story

Richmond lives with his single mother and sibling. His mother works as a petty trader to earn income to take care of her two children, but she struggles to afford school-related costs. Richmond is a bright student and loves to study Religious and Moral Education. Your support could make all the difference to Richmond and his family. Through child sponsorship, your investment in his life also helps Richmond’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2020-04-06-003561
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Language Spoken

English / Twi
Grade Level Icon

Grade Level

6
Favourite Subject Icon

Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Irene Image

Irene’s story

Irene is one of four children. Her father passed away when she was just three years old. It is a struggle for her mother to provide for the children's basic needs. Still, Irene loves to go to school and does best in her Mathematics class. Through child sponsorship, your investment in her life also helps Irene’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2020-03-26-003551
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Language Spoken

Twi
Grade Level Icon

Grade Level

Primary
Favourite Subject Icon

Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Davida Image

Davida’s story

Davida is the second out of five children. Her father works as a draftsman and her mother stays at home to care for the children and household. Unfortunately, her father has not been receiving contracts consistently and the family is feeling a financial strain. Davida is a very active student in school and she excels in her English studies. Through child sponsorship, your investment in her life also helps Davida’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2020-03-30-003553
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Language Spoken

Twi / English
Grade Level Icon

Grade Level

Primary 2
Favourite Subject Icon

Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Sophia Image

Sophia’s story

Sophia is the second of four children. Her father passed away and her mother works as a hairdresser to provide for the family. Sophie likes to go to school and her favourite subject is Mathematics. Through child sponsorship, your investment in her life also helps Sophia’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2020-03-30-003556
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Language Spoken

Ewe / English
Grade Level Icon

Grade Level

Class 3
Favourite Subject Icon

Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Prisca Image

Prisca’s story

Prisca is the first born of five children. Her mother is unemployed and her father's business as a draftsman is not doing well. He hasn't been receiving steady contracts and this is impacting the family's finances. Prisca's parents are struggling to pay for her schooling. Prisca is a creative girl and loves to do art. Through child sponsorship, your investment in her life also helps Prisca’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2020-04-02-003558
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Language Spoken

English / Twi
Grade Level Icon

Grade Level

Class 5
Favourite Subject Icon

Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Stephen  Image

Stephen ’s story

Stephen is the first born out of three children. Both of Stephen's parents died when he was six years old. His grandmother takes care of Stephen and his siblings, though she is in poor health. Stephen is in grade five and says he wants to be an actor in the future. Through child sponsorship, your investment in his life also helps Stephen ’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2020-04-02-003559
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Language Spoken

Twi / English
Grade Level Icon

Grade Level

Class 5
Favourite Subject Icon

Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Sarah Image

Sarah’s story

Sarah has two older siblings and one younger sibling. Her mother passed away a year ago leaving the four children to live with their grandmother. Sarah's grandmother is a seller in the market. Sarah likes to study Mathematics. Through child sponsorship, your investment in her life also helps Sarah’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2020-04-09-003576
Language Spoken Icon

Language Spoken

Krobo / Twi / English
Grade Level Icon

Grade Level

Primary 2
Favourite Subject Icon

Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Peter Image

Peter’s story

Peter lives with his single mother and four siblings. Peter's mother works as a self-employed trader and it is hard for her to provide for the family's needs. He is a bright youth who just graduated primary school. He does very well in Science class and would like to be able to keep studying. Through child sponsorship, your investment in his life also helps Peter’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2020-04-02-003560
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Language Spoken

Twi
Grade Level Icon

Grade Level

J.H.S 1
Favourite Subject Icon

Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Grace Image

Grace’s story

Grace lives with her mother and brother. Her mother earns little as a trader and the family lives in a shared house with another family. She is a very helpful young girl and she likes to study English at school. Through child sponsorship, your investment in her life also helps Grace’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2020-04-06-003562
Language Spoken Icon

Language Spoken

Twi
Grade Level Icon

Grade Level

Primary 3
Favourite Subject Icon

Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Zaliatu Image

Zaliatu’s story

Zaliatu lives with her mother and two brothers. Her father passed away when she was young. She has a playful attitude and her favourite class at school is Religious and Moral Education. Through child sponsorship, your investment in her life also helps Zaliatu’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2020-04-06-003563
Language Spoken Icon

Language Spoken

Twi
Grade Level Icon

Grade Level

Primary 3
Favourite Subject Icon

Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Nana Image

Nana’s story

Nana is nine years old. She lives with her mother and one sibling. She lost her father a few years ago, and this has been a struggle for the entire family. She is still an optimistic young girl and likes studying English in school. Through child sponsorship, your investment in her life also helps Nana’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2020-04-06-003564
Language Spoken Icon

Language Spoken

Twi
Grade Level Icon

Grade Level

Primary 3
Favourite Subject Icon

Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Judith Image

Judith’s story

Judith lost her father some few years ago. She is one of six children, and her single mother finds it hard to provide for the family. Judy is a bright girl who enjoys studying Mathematics. She is a dedicated student. Through child sponsorship, your investment in her life also helps Judith’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2020-04-06-003565
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Language Spoken

Twi / English
Grade Level Icon

Grade Level

JHS 2
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Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Josephine Image

Josephine’s story

Josephine is one of five children. Her father died 8 years ago, and her mother takes care of the family and works as a kitchen attendant. Josephine is about to graduate primary school. She is a dedicated student and likes to study Integrated Science. Her mother may not be able to afford her continued schooling into Junior High School. Through child sponsorship, your investment in her life also helps Josephine’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2020-04-08-003566
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Language Spoken

Twi / English
Grade Level Icon

Grade Level

Class 6
Favourite Subject Icon

Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Josephina Image

Josephina’s story

Josephina is a twin sister and one of five children. Her father died eight years ago and her mother works as a kitchen attendant to provide for the family. She is smart young lady and would like to be able to stay in school. Through child sponsorship, your investment in her life also helps Josephina’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2020-04-08-003567
Language Spoken Icon

Language Spoken

Twi / English
Grade Level Icon

Grade Level

Class 6
Favourite Subject Icon

Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Dorcas Image

Dorcas’s story

Dorcas is one of three children. She likes to study Religious and Moral Education, and is currently in grade 2. Her mother works as a self-employed trader to take care of her. Through child sponsorship, your investment in her life also helps Dorcas’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2020-04-08-003568
Language Spoken Icon

Language Spoken

Twi / English
Grade Level Icon

Grade Level

K.G 2
Favourite Subject Icon

Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Janet Image

Janet’s story

Janet is 13-year-old who likes to study Mathematics in school. Her mother is mentally unwell, so Janet lives with her aunt. She is a spirited young lady and likes getting to know new people. Through child sponsorship, your investment in her life also helps Janet’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2020-04-08-003569
Language Spoken Icon

Language Spoken

Twi / English
Grade Level Icon

Grade Level

Class 2
Favourite Subject Icon

Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Samuella Image

Samuella’s story

Samuella is one of four children. She lives with her mother, as her father is not around. She is a very smart girl and says she enjoys Science and Mathematics classes the most. Through child sponsorship, your investment in her life also helps Samuella’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2020-04-08-003570
Language Spoken Icon

Language Spoken

Twi / English
Grade Level Icon

Grade Level

Class 3
Favourite Subject Icon

Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Emmanuella Image

Emmanuella’s story

Emmanuella is one of six children in the household. Her mother works as a self-employed hairdresser. She enjoys studying English at school, though her mother struggles to afford all of Emmanuella's school-related costs. Through child sponsorship, your investment in her life also helps Emmanuella’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2020-04-08-003571
Language Spoken Icon

Language Spoken

Twi / English
Grade Level Icon

Grade Level

Class 6
Favourite Subject Icon

Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Fredrick Image

Fredrick’s story

Fredrick is the second of three children. His father passed away and his mother works as a self-employed trader to provide for the family. He is a smart boy and enjoys studying Mathematics. Through child sponsorship, your investment in his life also helps Fredrick’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2020-04-09-003572
Language Spoken Icon

Language Spoken

Twi / English
Grade Level Icon

Grade Level

Primary 2
Favourite Subject Icon

Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Nathaniel Image

Nathaniel’s story

Nathaniel is one of six children. He is a creative boy and likes to draw. His mother works as a seamstress to provide for the family. Through child sponsorship, your investment in his life also helps Nathaniel’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2020-04-09-003573
Language Spoken Icon

Language Spoken

Ewe / Twi / English
Grade Level Icon

Grade Level

Priamary 3
Favourite Subject Icon

Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Daniel Image

Daniel’s story

Daniel is one of four children. His father left two years ago and hasn't returned. This was hard for Daniel's mother so Daniel and one of his siblings lives with his Aunt in a different city than his mother. He is a sweet young boy and likes to play. Through child sponsorship, your investment in his life also helps Daniel’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2020-04-09-003574
Language Spoken Icon

Language Spoken

Twi
Grade Level Icon

Grade Level

Primary 1
Favourite Subject Icon

Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Deborah Image

Deborah’s story

Deborah is one of four children. Her father left the home two years ago and hasn't returned. This was hard for Deborah's mother, so now Deborah lives in a different city with her aunt and one other sibling. She is smart and friendly and wants to be able to stay in school. Through child sponsorship, your investment in her life also helps Deborah’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2020-04-09-003575
Language Spoken Icon

Language Spoken

Twi
Grade Level Icon

Grade Level

Primary 3
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Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Muniru Image

Muniru’s story

Muniru is one of three children. His father passed away two years ago, and his mother is the sole primary caregiver. He is a clever boy and likes to study Integrated Science in school. Your support will help keep Muniru in class. Through child sponsorship, your investment in his life also helps Muniru’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2020-04-09-003578
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Language Spoken

Twi
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Grade Level

Class 5
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Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Abdul Image

Abdul’s story

Abdul is the second of three children. His father died two years ago. His mother works as a self-employed trader to provide for the children. Abdul is a smart and friendly boy, and likes to study Mathematics in school. Through child sponsorship, your investment in his life also helps Abdul’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2020-04-09-003579
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Language Spoken

Twi
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Grade Level

Class 4
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Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Precious Image

Precious’s story

Precious is an only child. Her mother left when she was just two years old and she lives with her grandmother now. Her father is a peasant farmer, though he has a physical ailment that makes this work hard for him. She is a smart young lady and she enjoys studying Mathematics in school. Through child sponsorship, your investment in her life also helps Precious’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2020-04-09-003580
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Language Spoken

Krobo / English
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Grade Level

Class 6
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Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Henry Image

Henry’s story

Henry is one of three children. His father died two year ago and his mother works as a self-employed trader to provide for the children. She is struggling to meet their basic needs as well as afford school-related costs. Henry is an optimistic boy and says he likes learning in school. Through child sponsorship, your investment in his life also helps Henry’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2020-04-09-003581
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Language Spoken

Twi / English
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Grade Level

Class 5
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Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Asana Image

Asana’s story

Asana lives with her father. Things have become very tough for the family so they are seeking help from ANIDA. Through child sponsorship, your investment in her life also helps Asana’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2020-04-23-003609
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Language Spoken

Twi / English
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Grade Level

Primary 3
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Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Akrofie Image

Akrofie’s story

Akrofie lives with his mother who is a trader. His mother needs assistance taking care of Akrofie and his other siblings and therefore, they are seeking support from ANIDA. Through child sponsorship, your investment in his life also helps Akrofie’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2020-04-23-003610
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Language Spoken

Twi / English
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Grade Level

Class 6
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Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Cephas Image

Cephas’s story

Cephas lives with his mother. Life is very difficult for the family. Through child sponsorship, your investment in his life also helps Cephas’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2020-04-23-003611
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Language Spoken

Twi / English
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Grade Level

Primary 3
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Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Anim Image

Anim’s story

Anim is young boy who lives with his mother. His mother is a trader and her income is very low which makes it difficult for her to supply Anim with his educational needs. Through child sponsorship, your investment in his life also helps Anim’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2020-04-23-003612
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Language Spoken

Twi / English
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Grade Level

Class 6
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Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Atta Image

Atta’s story

Atta's mother finds it difficult to provide her son with his educational needs because she is the only one taking care of him. She is pleading to ANIDA for their support. Through child sponsorship, your investment in his life also helps Atta’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2020-04-23-003613
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Language Spoken

Twi / English
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Grade Level

Class 3
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Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Linda Image

Linda’s story

Linda lives with his father who is a domestic farmer. His income does not cover basic costs, including Linda's educational needs. They are pleading to ANIDA for support. Through child sponsorship, your investment in her life also helps Linda’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2020-04-23-003614
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Language Spoken

Twi / English
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Grade Level

Class 6
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Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Yvonne Image

Yvonne’s story

Yvonne has six siblings, all of whom are of school-doing age. Her father is a mason but has not been contracted for one year. Her mother used to make an income selling rice but is no longer working so she can take care of her children. Through child sponsorship, your investment in her life also helps Yvonne’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2020-04-23-003615
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Language Spoken

Akuapem Twi / English
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Grade Level

Class 4
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Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Richard Image

Richard’s story

Richard, who parents are both deceased, lives with the grandmother in a three bedroom house. The grandmother is a sixty-five year old woman who sells kenkey, a traditional dish, to finance Richard's education. The grandmother's business often generates insufficient funds, making it difficult for her to take care of Richard's educational needs. Through child sponsorship, your investment in his life also helps Richard’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2020-04-23-003616
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Language Spoken

Twi / English
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Grade Level

Class 5
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Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Kwadwo Image

Kwadwo’s story

Kwadwo's mother is a petty trader and her income is very low which makes it difficult to provide Kwadwo with his educational needs. Through child sponsorship, your investment in his life also helps Kwadwo’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2020-04-23-003617
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Language Spoken

Twi / English
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Grade Level

Class four
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Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Fidelis Image

Fidelis’s story

Fidelis lives in a single parent household with his mother who is a petty trader. The income she makes is not enough to provide Fidelis with his educational needs. Fidelis is very interested in education and eager to attend school. Through child sponsorship, your investment in his life also helps Fidelis’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2020-04-23-003618
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Language Spoken

Twi / English
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Grade Level

Class 3
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Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Beatrice  Image

Beatrice ’s story

Beatrice lives in a household of five children with her elderly grandmother. Her parents are not around to take care of her, and her grandmother struggles to afford the school-related costs for Beatrice. She excels in her Language and Literacy classes at school and loves to study. Your support can help Beatrice fulfill her dream of making a meaningful contribution to society. Through child sponsorship, your investment in her life also helps Beatrice ’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2019-07-20-003435
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Language Spoken

Twi and English
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Grade Level

Class 1
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Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Abigail Image

Abigail’s story

Abigail's father died before she was born. Her mother hss trouble supporting Abigail and her siblings and keeping them in school. Through child sponsorship, your investment in her life also helps Abigail’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2011-05-11-000312
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Language Spoken

 
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Grade Level

 
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Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Janet Image

Janet’s story

Janet lost her father in a car accident when she was only 4 years old. Since then Janet's mother has been having a hard time making ends meet. She has five children, four of them reside with her while the eldest lives in the village due to financial difficulties. Through child sponsorship, your investment in her life also helps Janet’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2013-09-01-000318
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Language Spoken

 
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Grade Level

 
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Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Sophia Image

Sophia’s story

Sophia's father died when she was just a baby leaving her mother alone to care for Sophia and her four siblings. Sophia's mother is facing a number of challenges and has been unable to send any of her 5 children to school. Through child sponsorship, your investment in her life also helps Sophia’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2011-01-08-000376
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Language Spoken

 
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Grade Level

 
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Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Fatima Image

Fatima’s story

Fatima is one of 12 children. Her father passed away when she was very young. Her mother farms but is not able to earn enough to adequately support the children. Through child sponsorship, your investment in her life also helps Fatima’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2005-06-01-000394
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Language Spoken

 
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Grade Level

 
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Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Yaw Image

Yaw’s story

Yaw is a fun-loving boy with a great personality! Sadly his father passed away when he was still quite young, leaving his mother to provide for Yaw and his siblings on her own. She struggles to give them the basics and to keep Yaw in school. Through child sponsorship, your investment in his life also helps Yaw’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2016-10-20-000491
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Language Spoken

 
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Grade Level

 
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Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Kofi Image

Kofi’s story

Kofi is an energetic boy who loves to laugh. Sadly he lost his mother when he was still a baby. Kofi and his three brothers now live with an aunt in a small one room house. With very little income, It has been a struggle to meet Kofi's basic needs and keep him in school. Through child sponsorship, your investment in his life also helps Kofi’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2016-10-20-000494
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Language Spoken

 
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Grade Level

 
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Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
John Image

John’s story

John lost his mother as a young boy and was left an orphan. He now lives with his aunt who is struggling to provide for all of his needs. Through child sponsorship, your investment in his life also helps John’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2014-09-01-000513
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Language Spoken

 
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Grade Level

 
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Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Victoria Image

Victoria’s story

Victoria is the youngest of three. Her mother is the sole provider for the children and has trouble making enough to provide for her children through petty trading. Through child sponsorship, your investment in her life also helps Victoria’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2015-07-01-000540
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Language Spoken

 
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Grade Level

 
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Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Emily Image

Emily’s story

Emily is the youngest of three children and lives with her mother in the Eastern Region in Ghana. Her mother is a petty trader and struggles to earn enough to provide for the children. Through child sponsorship, your investment in her life also helps Emily’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2015-07-01-000550
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Language Spoken

 
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Grade Level

 
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Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Sophia Image

Sophia’s story

Sophia is the last born of six children. Her mother died during the birth of her seventh child. Sophia's father does not make enough money from his mining work to cater for all six children. As a result, he has sent Sophia and her five siblings to stay with their grandmother. Their grandmother farms to try to provide the needs of the children but she is struggling to make ends meet and keep the children in school. Through child sponsorship, your investment in her life also helps Sophia’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2016-06-01-000607
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Language Spoken

 
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Grade Level

 
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Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Eric Image

Eric’s story

Eric is a sweet young boy who lost his father to Typhoid when he was just a baby. His mother is hard-working but has trouble earning enough to support Eric and his siblings. She is struggling to keep up with school fees and is worried Eric’s education might be affected. Through child sponsorship, your investment in his life also helps Eric’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2016-10-25-000816
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Language Spoken

 
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Grade Level

 
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Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
Isaka Image

Isaka’s story

Isaka lives in a household of eight children. His father provides for the family through farming. Isaka is a bright boy and excels in his Mathematics class. Your support could mean the difference between him completing school or dropping out. Through child sponsorship, your investment in his life also helps Isaka’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2019-07-20-003444
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Language Spoken

English and Twi
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Grade Level

Class 4
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Favourite Subject

 

Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
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Jermaine’s story

Jermaine was abandoned at birth by both of his parents and was taken in by his elderly grandmother. Due to her age, Jermaine's grandmother is not able to work and struggles to provide his basic needs and keep him in school. Through child sponsorship, your investment in his life also helps Jermaine’s family and community.

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Child Number

JM-2016-03-01-000916
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Jamaica

Location Information

Situated in the Caribbean Sea, Jamaica is the largest English-speaking island in the area. The country divides into fourteen parishes which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 75.8 years.

Population

Approximately 2,890,299.

Capital City

Kingston

Main Languages

English, Patois (Creole dialect with West African language, Spanish and French elements).

Human Development Index ranking

97 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

26.05%

Poverty indicators

An unemployed rate of 11.5% with more than 19% of Jamaican living below the poverty line.
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Dora ’s story

Dora loves to study Natural Sciences at school. She lives with her grandmother in a mud house, as her mother is not able to take care of her. Unfortunately, he grandmother has high blood pressure and also struggles to attend to Dora's schooling needs. Your support could make all the difference for Dora and her family. Through child sponsorship, your investment in her life also helps Dora ’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2019-07-11-003382
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Language Spoken

Twi and English
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Grade Level

Class 2
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Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
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Patience’s story

Patience's father left her and her mother when she was a baby. Her mother re-married but her new husband does not want to provide for Patience. Through child sponsorship, your investment in her life also helps Patience’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2011-06-11-000482
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Grade Level

SHS 1
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Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
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Daniella ’s story

Daniella is a twin. She lives with her father and 4 siblings. Her mother died when she was one year old. Daniella's father works as a taxi driver to support the family. She is a timid girl and enjoys studying English at school. Through child sponsorship, your investment in her life also helps Daniella ’s family and community.

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Child Number

GH-2019-08-16-003498
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Language Spoken

Twi / Krobo / English
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Grade Level

3
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Ghana

Location Information

Located in West Africa this sub-Saharan country is the first country to gain independence from a colonial power. The country divides into sixteen regions which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 61.5 years

Population

Approximately 28,308,301

Capital City

Accra

Main Languages

English (Official) Akan languages (Twi, Fante, etc.)

Human Development Index ranking

140 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

38.3%

Poverty indicators

At least 45% of the population live on less than $1 US a day
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Shavon’s story

Shavon resides with his parents and sister in a one room house. Shavon's mother is disabled and finds it difficult to get steady work. Shavon has the potential to do well with the help of ANIDA. Shavon is in need of help to pay his school fees, food and clothing. Through child sponsorship, your investment in his life also helps Shavon’s family and community.

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Child Number

JM-2018-01-17-001029
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Jamaica

Location Information

Situated in the Caribbean Sea, Jamaica is the largest English-speaking island in the area. The country divides into fourteen parishes which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 75.8 years.

Population

Approximately 2,890,299.

Capital City

Kingston

Main Languages

English, Patois (Creole dialect with West African language, Spanish and French elements).

Human Development Index ranking

97 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

26.05%

Poverty indicators

An unemployed rate of 11.5% with more than 19% of Jamaican living below the poverty line.
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Devonte’s story

Devonte lives with a guardian and very little information disclosed about the where-about of his biological family. His guardian is self-employed and currently fosters him; as such he is classified as a 'ward of the state'. Devonte, battles with many issues given his circumstances however he is determine to do well for himself. He is about to do his Primary Exit Profile (PEP) next year and additional support would ensure he reaches his full potential. Through child sponsorship, your investment in his life also helps Devonte’s family and community.

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Child Number

JM-2019-03-30-003338
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Grade Level

 
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Favourite Subject

 

Jamaica

Location Information

Situated in the Caribbean Sea, Jamaica is the largest English-speaking island in the area. The country divides into fourteen parishes which are led by a local government system. The life expectancy is 75.8 years.

Population

Approximately 2,890,299.

Capital City

Kingston

Main Languages

English, Patois (Creole dialect with West African language, Spanish and French elements).

Human Development Index ranking

97 out of 189 countries

% of population under the age of 15

26.05%

Poverty indicators

An unemployed rate of 11.5% with more than 19% of Jamaican living below the poverty line.

WHY SPONSOR WITH ANIDA

We believe in creating opportunity through access to education

IDENTIFY

We rely on establishing partnerships with community leaders to identify the needs of vulnerable families.

Identify Icon IDENTIFY We rely on establishing partnerships with community leaders to identify the needs of vulnerable families.
Adapt Icon ADAPT Empower each diverse community by adapting our methods.
Develop Icon DEVELOP Develop opportunities through access to both formal and non-formal education for families in the community.
Adapt Icon DISCOVER Discover and encourage emerging leaders to work towards sustainable goals that build self-reliant communities.

WHAT DOES CHILD SPONSORSHIP MEAN?

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Support

Sponsorship offers meaningful intervention that raises a child’s self-esteem and aspirations, creating lasting educational and economic opportunities that positively alter the outcome of a child’s life

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Quality Education

Enhance the quality of education for children by covering school related expenses such as tuition fees, uniforms, shoes, textbooks, as well as afterschool tutoring support. Paying for these school supplies and resources reduces inequality in accessing education and empowers children when they attend school

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Wellness

Provide children with nutritional food to maintain mental, social, and emotional wellbeing. Ensuring healthy diets strengthens educational outcomes within the classroom and decreases absenteeism

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Connection

Offer social support by creating a meaningful connection with your child. Learn about your child, their community, and educational goals to boost their confidence and drive. Children are also connected with a local network of supports to assist them through their journey, including staff, alumni, and other mentors.