Provide Clean Water
Provide Higher Education
Renovate Existing Classroom
Help Construct a Pavilion
Help Construct a Library
Help Construct a Latrine
Help Construct Lodging for Teachers
Help Construct a Health Post
Help Construct a New Classroom
Your Dollars at Work
Your monthly contribution of $40 will enable the child you sponsor to meet his or her basic needs by supporting:
Uniforms or clothes
Transportation to school (primarily bikes)
Thanks to your support, students will be empowered to earn higher education and contribute to their communities in new ways. They will have many more opportunities to make a living than their parents had and will escape extreme poverty.
Gaston is a hardworking and disciplined student. He likes playing soccer and going to the cinema. He also helps his father to repair bicycles. Gaston would like to become a nurse. He lives with his parents in Bobo-Dioulasso. His father is a mechanic and his mother is a housewife. Their only source of revenue comes from what his father get from repairing bicycles, which is not enough to meet even the primary needs of the family.
Florentine is a hardworking, bright and courageous student. She is currently in 10th grade and bikes for several miles each day to attend middle school. She is very passionate about becoming a doctor. She lives with her parents in Konkourona and helps on the family farm during breaks from school. Florentine likes reading and cooking in her spare time. Farming is the family’s only source of income.
Maïmounata was unable to attend school throughout much of last year, but somehow managed to still pass the exam for middle school. She will need to bike several miles to the school, but we are hopeful that she can continue her education. She would like to become a teacher.
Helping her parents