Meet the kids!

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Jaff Lydiane

Jaff Lydiane

Lydiane is in Primary 2 and studies at Group Scholaire De Fombot.

Ayenika Raymonda

Ayenika Raymonda

Ayenika is thirteen years old and one of seven children. She loves journalism and learning about computers through the local Government school. She studies currently at IPOBMAR Comprehensive High School.

Nathalia Fabike Nah

Nathalia Fabike Nah

"Hello, my name is Nathalia. I am the 9th child of Mr. Nah Thomas and Regina Buonyi. My parents have 10 children. My father is a retired Catholic primary school teacher and he is now farming even though he is old and weak. My mother is a farmer. I wrote an entrance exam to medical school and I passed but due to the financial difficulties of my family they are not able to see me through. I am appealing for financial support to continue my studies. Thank you!"

Dave Jean Noel & Bill Odion Bahtinyuy

Dave Jean Noel & Bill Odion Bahtinyuy

Dave and Bill are in a single parent household. Their house was burned down by in 2017 when the military attacked their village. As their mother, Anne, said, "My greatest worry is the future of my children. How will they continue to go to school when every thing has been burnt down, all these investment was for the future of my children, I don’t know what to do now." Anne, who works in a hotel, asked our organization for support to send her children to school.

Berngeh Francine Kibong

Berngeh Francine Kibong

Francine is 14 years old and in form 2. Her mother is handicapped and Francin struggles on her own to pay her school fees. After school, she works on a neighboring farm to get money to buy books and provide for her other needs. She is often sent out of class due to lack of payment. Despite this, and caring for her sick mother, she remains determined and hardworking. She is also the only one taking care of her younger sisters.

Jules Peters Fomonyuy

Jules Peters Fomonyuy

Jules is in Form 1 and studies at the Government Secondary School in Yaounde.

Banadzem Olive Marie

Banadzem Olive Marie

Olive Marie is in Primary 6 and attends the Government Bilingual Practicing School in Bamendjou, Western Region of Cameroon.

Manjong Alvine

Manjong Alvine

Manjong studies in lower 6th in the Government Technical High School in Fumban.

Liwoah Shalotte Kernyuy

Liwoah Shalotte Kernyuy

Shalotte is in Form 3 at the Government Bilingual School.

Benjika Ashley Nsam

Benjika Ashley Nsam

Ashley is in lower 6th and studies at the Technical High School in Douala.

Binyuy Spora Keeri

Binyuy Spora Keeri

Spora is in Form 4 at the Faith Comprehensive Evening School in Obili, Yaounde.

Brother Emmanuel Njumbo

Brother Emmanuel Njumbo

Brother Emmanuel is in the seminary and has just made his first religious vows with the congregation of the Missionaries of the Compassionate Hearts of Jesus and Mary, in Douala.

Vernyuy Arnold Dzekameliv

Vernyuy Arnold Dzekameliv

Arnold is in Form One at St. Paul Secondary and High School in Tchang.

Kelly Vernyuy

Kelly Vernyuy

Kelly is in Class 3 at the Private Primary School in Yaounde.

Somo Giggs Brian

Somo Giggs Brian

Rean is 19 years old. He is the oldest in a family of two. They were abandoned by their father, who married another wife. Their mother is unemployed and unable to care for them, so both children now live with their grandmother. Recently, Rean's grandmother has become sick and is unable to care for him. He is a hardworking boy, very obedient, and likes his studies very much.

Sangnyuy Joy Stacy

Sangnyuy Joy Stacy

Joy is in Class 3 at the Christiana Nursery and Primary School, Douala Litoral Region.

Bila Javla

Bila Javla

Bila is eight years old and the youngest in a family of three children. Her mother recently had surgery and has not yet regained her health and her father is working hard to pay hospital bills and support his family.

Dave Jean Marie Dzelamonyuy

Dave Jean Marie Dzelamonyuy

Jean Marie is in form three. His mother is a farmer, a single parent and living with their grandparents. They are one of the victims of the ongoing Anglophone crisis in the North West and South West Cameroon. The military came and burnt down their house and they lost everything including their books, clothing, certificates.

Bongajum Fidelis Nyuykighan

Bongajum Fidelis Nyuykighan

Fidelis is studying at the Catholic School of Nursing and Health Science in Shisong.

Berngeh Rosine

Berngeh Rosine

Rosine is in Primary 6.

Kingsly Nyuysham

Kingsly Nyuysham

Kingsly is in Class 5 at the Government Primary School Palomba in Yaounde.

Kinkok Emmanuela Shieke

Kinkok Emmanuela Shieke

Emmanuela attends the Reginal college of Agriculture (R.C.A.) in Bambili.

Jaff Rose Tume

Jaff Rose Tume

Rose is studying in Primary 6.

Dinyuy Noela Lienyuy

Dinyuy Noela Lienyuy

Noela is in form six. She loves education but her parents have a lot of difficulties paying her fees and providing other school needs. She is very obedient and has a strong desire to pursue her education.

Honesty Nyuyshavi

Honesty Nyuyshavi

Honesty is 12 years old and in a family of 3 children. Her mother is single and has a mental disability, so Honesty and her siblings are being raised by her aunt. The burden has been incredible for her aunt, who also has children of her own. Honesty is very intelligent and loves going to school. She is often sent out of class because her aunt is unable to pay the fees.

Bila Joyce Victor

Bila Joyce Victor

Joyce is in Primary 5 at Scolaire Saint Anne's school in Douala.

Later Bryan Shalanyuy

Later Bryan Shalanyuy

"Hello, my name is Bryan. I am 18 years old. I live in Shiy village with my uncle who is helping me. My mother is single and there are three of us in the family. During the holidays I do part time in an electronics shop in our area as a technician. My mother suffers from an illness that is called cerebral malaria. I love to go to school and will hope to be writing advanced level next year. I want to go to a higher education. Thank you!"