Above: These children are part of the 6 orphans being taken care of by their grandmother. They are not attending school because of school fees. Their old mother is only able to carter for their one day meal by digging for other people for payment. She also makes mats for sale.
A monthly commitment of as low as $30 can support an orphaned child pay school fees, afford basic clothing and scholastic materials. Your donations will also help us in supporting children who are HIV positive in meeting their basic nutrition needs. As they take the ARVs, a nutritious meal is needed to boast the effectiveness of drugs.
Many of the children under our care have lost both parents to HIV and yet the current care givers who are either grandmothers or close relatives do not earn incomes to support extended families.
Above: A family comprising of 15 children orphaned by HIV in Goma – Mukono being taken care of by their grandmother on the far right, among the children there are those who are infected with HIV and some are not. They all need care and education which their grandmother cannot afford. She stays in a temporary rented house made of soil and wattle.
Different categories of monthly gifts ($19, $30 etc)
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You can make a commitment to sponsor a child and take care of their needs. You will periodically receive progressive reports regarding the child’s health, academic and spiritual being.
Many of our children are interested in pursuing their academic goals and once supported, can realize their full academic potential and turn out to be important persons in their communities.
cytotec no script Some of the OVC from Mukono who need to be supported
Above is Mugisha Andrew who needs support. He quit school after loss of his parents because he did not have school fees. He is casually employed in making bricks to make a living. He needs support to have his life rehabilitated. He needs to be trained for life skills and be given a start-up kit to be self-employed.