Children

Dushimimana, Samuel

His family is faced with issues of poverty and GBV thus leading to lack of access to basic necessities of life. Samuel is generally living under difficult circumstances which also affect his education. However, he is obedient at home,school and at FVA. He dreams to be a leader.


Gender     : Male
Age      : 12
Birth Date    : August 4, 2002  
School Level    : Primary 2
Best Subject    : Mathematics
Hobby     : Soccer
Monthly Sponsorship   : $ 34

HAVUGIMANA, Thomas

He lives with his two brothers and two sisters as ophans because both parents died away. Thomas and his siblings survive on casual small jobs which are normally easy to get.  Thomas is serious boy and is a newly born again Christian. He performs well in class and he wants to be an engineer. He is hardworking and an organizer. He is ever helping other children to be orderly. He is interested in football playing and comedy and dreams to be a Pastor.

 

Gender     : Male
Age      : 16
Birth Date    : March 5, 1998
School Level    : Senior 2
Best Subject    : Mathematics
Hobby     : Comedy
Monthly Sponsorship   : $ 34

IKUZO, Brendah

She is one of three boys and three girls. She lives with her grand mother,  her one sister and her two brothers. Her mother and her father are unemployed and they rent a house which they reside in. Though, she lives with her grand mother but her mother and her father are the ones who are responsible to pay school fees for their children. In all these poverty challenges Brendah is a bright girl, respectful and hard working. She wishes to become a medical Doctor.


Gender : Female
Age : 12
Birth Date : July 5, 2002  
School Level : Primary 3
Best Subject : Sciences
Hobby : Health Care and Reading
Monthly Sponsorship : $ 34

ITURIZE GIKUNDIRO, Dalilene

She is one of two boys and three girls. Dalilene lives with both of her parents and all her siblings. Her parents are not employed and they reside in a house which they rent. Though Dalilene and her siblings met such challenges, she is a well behaved girl, very respectful and she likes to play with her other children.  She is an ambitious girl wishing to be a model.

Gender     : Female
Age      : 7
Birth Date    : September 30, 2007  
School Level    : Primary 1
Best Subject    : English
Hobby     : Fashion model
Monthly Sponsorship   : $ 34

 

KARASI, Valantin

He lives with his mother only. His father does not live with them. His mother do not ha a job and the hause they reside in was rented. Valantin and his mother live in a poor life and that couses the luck of school fees and ather basic needs to valantin. Dispite of that poverty challenges KARASI Valantin is playful boy, lovely, and he is an ambitious boy who wish to become a police man.

Gender     : Male
Age      : 6
Birth Date    : August 3, 2008  
School Level    : Primary 1
Best Subject    : English
Hobby     : Running and Soccer
Monthly Sponsorship   : $ 34

MUHIRWE, Prince

He lives with his both parents and one sister and one brother. His father and his mother are unemployed. They live in a rented house under unfavorable circumstances. The basic necessities are too hard for them to access. Despite of poverty challenges Prince likes to play foot ball and he wants to become a powerful professional foot baller. 

Gender     : Male
Age      : 13
Birth Date    : May 16, 2001  
School Level    : Primary 6
Best Subject    : Science
Hobby     : Soccer
Monthly Sponsorship   : $ 34

MUHOZA, Esther

She is the youngest of 6 children. She lives with both her mother and father. Three of Esther’s siblings attend primary school while Esther and 2 of her brothers do not. Her mother does not work and her father has been unable to find construction work for the past 3 months. Even when he gets the work it is the a permanent one and that makes life hard for the family. Esther accompanies her two brothers whenever they come at FVA and she is very playful. She is also very affectionate and she is always giving hugs to others.

Gender : Female
Age : 3
Birth Date : November 4, 2011   
School Level : N/A
Best Subject : N/A
Hobby     : Singing 
Monthly Sponsorship   : $ 34

NIYONSHUTI, Baptiste

He is one of the two boys and two girls. He lives with his father and his siblings. His mother died away. His father is unemployed and they live in a rental house. Despite of poverty challenges Baptiste is very respectful, attentive in class, hard working and he is a very ambitious boy. He wants to become a Scientist.    
                                         
Gender     : Male
Age      : 12
Birth Date    : April 30, 2002  
School Level    : Primary 4
Best Subject    : Mathematics
Hobby     : Science
Monthly Sponsorship   : $ 34

NSABIMANA, Jean De Dieu

He is an orphan with all parents and he stays with her grandmother. He   performs well in class and he is active. He likes to learn new practical skills and he wants to become a pilot.  He runs and plays football.

 

Gender     : Male
Age      : 14
Birth Date    : February 19, 2000  
School Level    : Primary 5
Best Subject    : Science
Hobby     : Soccer
Monthly Sponsorship   : $ 34

NSHIMIYIMANA, Faustin

His family is faced with issues of poverty and GBV and becouse of that together with his brothers and sisters they struggle a lot to get getting basic necessities of life. Despite of poverty challenges, he is an ambitious boy, happy and hardworking. He is obedient at home, at school and at FVA.


Gender     : Male
Age      : 8
Birth Date    : June 24, 2006  
School Level    : Primary 1
Best Subject    : Mathematics
Hobby     : Soccer
Monthly Sponsorship   : $ 34

NSIMIYUMUKIZA, J.D’amour

He lives with his parents and his five siblings (two brother and four sisters). He has all his parents but being a big family yet the father is just a driver earning little money and he finds it very hard to provide all the requirements for J.D’amour and his siblings. The mother is also neither employed nor self employed. Amdist all this difficuties this young boy still struggles a lot to study but he hopes to become a leader in the Government. He is a lovely joyful boy and hard working. 


Gender     : Male
Age      : 9
Birth Date    : February 19, 2005  
School Level    : Primary 2
Best Subject    : English
Hobby     : Soccer
Monthly Sponsorship   : $ 34

NTAKIRUTIMANA, Phionah

She is one of the two boys and three girls. She lives with her father, her mother and her siblings. Her father and her mother are  unemployed. Phionah lives under poor living conditions. School fees and other basic needs are a big burden to her parents. Despite of poverty challenges Phionah is a very respectful girl. She is bright, hard working, and attentive at school. She wishes to become a leader

 

Gender     : Female
Age      : 9
Birth Date    : February 22, 2005  
School Level    : Primary 2
Best Subject    : English
Hobby     : Leadership
Monthly Sponsorship   : $ 34

NTWARI, Derifin

Derifin lives with his mother and his two brothers. His father and his mother are unemployed thus causing them acute poverty yet they have a lot of responsibilities of paying school and looking after their children. They are renting a house of their home. Amidst all these challenges Derfin is well behaved, very attentive in class and he is always happy. He likes to play foot ball and he wishes to become a Medical Doctor who will be treating people well.  


Gender     : Male
Age      : 10
Birth Date    : September 5, 2004  
School Level    : Primary 2
Best Subject    : English
Hobby     : Soccer
Monthly Sponsorship   : $34

QUEEN, Christella

She lives with both parents and her brother and her two sisters. Queen’s perents are all unemployed and because of the poverty problems queen and  siblings find it too hard to get basic needs including educational support. On top of all that they in a rented house. Despite of poverty challenges Queen is a well disciplined girl, lovely, very attentive in whatever she is doing, she is an ambitious girl and she says that she wants to become a pirot.

 


Gender     : Female
Age      : 7
Birth Date    : July 7, 2007  
School Level    : Primary 1
Best Subject    : English
Hobby     : Fashion models
Monthly Sponsorship   : $ 34

RUSHAMI, Tasimin


He lives with his Aunt and his one sister. Though Tasimin and her sister were told that they have parents who abandoned and have have never seen anyone of them.  They found them selves living with their Aunt but they know their parents’names and pictures only. The aunt is very poor and finds it very hard support him and his sister. Tasimin found himself in such problems but he is always happy,playful and he is very inteligent. He has a dream to become a minister.


Gender     : Female
Age      : 6
Birth Date    : February 8, 2008  
School Level    : Primary 1
Best Subject    : Mathematics
Hobby     : Leadership
Monthly Sponsorship   : $ 34

SUGIRA, Borice

He lives with his mother, his father  and his brother and sister. Though he has all parents,they are not capable of providing him, his brother and sister with basic needs like education support and others. Despite of those poverty problems Borice is a bright boy,  well behaved , respectful and he likes playing football with others . 


Gender     : Male
Age      : 6
Birth Date    : 2009  
School Level    : Primary 1
Monthly Sponsorship   : $ 34

TUMUKUNDE M., Pacifique

She has five sisters and one brother and she lives with together with their mother and father but both of them are employed. TUMUKUNDE together with her siblings find it very hard to get school needs and other basic needs. Amdist all these challenges of poverty life she is always happy,smiling,and she likes playing with other children. She likes studying English subject and she has an ambition to become a doctor to treat people in very big hospitals.


Gender     : Female
Age      : 10
Birth Date    : August 29, 2004  
School Level    : Primary 3
Best Subject    : English
Hobby     : Health care
Monthly Sponsorship   : $ 34

TUYISHIME, Alphonse

He lives with his father and mother with a brother a sister. Both the mother and father are un employed. His parents live in a house which they rent. Though life is hard Alphonse is always happy, attentive in every thing. He is generally a promising boy and intending to become a Military Personel.


Gender     : Male
Age      : 12
Birth Date    : February 19, 2002  
School Level    : Primary 3
Best Subject    : Mathematics
Hobby     : Soccer
Monthly Sponsorship   : $ 34

TUYISHIME, Ange Patience

He lives with  one parent (mother) because her  father separated with her mother  and then her mother got  married with another  man. It’s a family of four children and their parents are jobless mainly because they are not educated with no lifeskills to help them generate some income. They live in bad conditions of life and find difficulties to get some thing to eat, the clothes and school fees.  Patience is  a boy who likes to play different games with others  and praying. He says that if finishes his education he wants to become a President.
                                                
                                                                                      
Gender     : Male
Age      : 14
Birth Date    : April 22, 2000  
School Level    : Primary 5
Best Subject    : Math
Hobby     : Soccer
Monthly Sponsorship   : $ 34

UDAHEMUKA, Valentin

He lives with his father and his mother. He also stays with his two sisters and three brothers that live with him as well. Three of his siblings attend primary school but Valentin and two of his siblings do not attend school at all. His father works a casual builder but  many times he doesn’t get a job.  His mother has no job also.  Valentin is very attentive and curious. He is also very responsible since he is always looking after  his younger sister. 


Gender     : Female
Age      : 6
Birth Date    : December 15, 2008  
School Level    : Have noted started
Best Subject    : Counting
Hobby     : Praying
Monthly Sponsorship   : $ 34

MUTONIWASE, Odette

She lives with her father and one brother and four sisters.  Odette’s mother died of heart cancer and his father went to another wife and thas resulted into doubling the Father’s responsibilities of looking after two families yet he  doesn’t have  a permanent well paying work. This makes life hard and Odeth and siblings live a miserable life. They don’t easily get school fees and ather basic needs. Fortunately with all these problems, Odeth is still able to smile and well bevaved. She dreams of becoming a medical Doctor.


Gender     : Female
Age      : 9
Birth Date    : July 25, 2005  
School Level    : Primary 3
Best Subject    : English
Hobby     : Health care
Monthly Sponsorship   : $ 34

UWAMAHORO, Sumaya

She lives with her mother and elder sister. Her father abandoned the family shortly after her birth.  The mother rents the house they reside in and finding the money to pay for rent and school fees along side other basic necessities is difficult. Due to financial limitations Sumaya has not started school. The mother is unemployed and suffers from asthma and has no other form of support.  Despite all these challenges, Sumaya is a bright girl, loves to learn and is very attentive in class at FVA.


Gender     : Female
Age      : 7
Birth Date    : June 8, 2009  
School Level    : Have not started
Best Subject    : English
Hobby     : Health care
Monthly Sponsorship   : $ 34

UWAMAHORO, Varantine

She is one of the three girls and one boy. She stays  with her mother and father. Both of her parents are jobless and just depend temporaly casual labor which is available once in a while.  Survival is very hard to the entire family and this affects Varantine’s studies. Nevertheless, she dreams of becoming a Minister.

Gender     : Female
Age      : 11
Birth Date    : August 2, 2003  
School Level    : Primary 2
Best Subject    : English
Hobby     : Leadership
Monthly Sponsorship   : $ 34

UWASE, Benigne

She is one of  three girls and one boy. She lives with her mother her brother and sisters, her father died five years ago. Benigne and her brother and sisters live in a poor family where they don’t easily get all necessities and school fees. Despite of poverty challenges Benigne is a well displined girl, happy, kind and very responsible. She likes to play volley ball and her best subject is English. Her ambition is to become a medical doctor.

Gender     : Female
Age      : 11
Birth Date    : May 21, 2003  
School Level    : Primary 4
Best Subject    : English
Hobby     : Health care
Monthly Sponsorship   : $ 34

UWIMPUHWE, Cynthia

She lives with her father and mother, one brother and two sisters.  Her parents are un employed and they they live in a house which they rent. Due to a lot of responsiblities cynthia’s parents do not easily get school fees and other basic needs for their children. However Cynthia is very respectful, social, attentive, she loves GOD and she is an ambitious girl. She has a vision to become a pastor.
Gender     : Female
Age      : 12
Birth Date    : August  4, 2002  
School Level    : Primary 4
Best Subject    : English
Hobby     : Praying
Monthly Sponsorship   : $ 34

 

 

UWINGABIRE, Aline

Her family faced issues of poverty and GBV and bcouse of that together with her brothers they faced a lot of dificulities of  getting basic necessities of life. Despite of poverty challenges, she is an ambitious girl, happy and hard working. She is obedient at home, at school and at FVA. She says that she prefers to become a president.


Gender     : Female
Age      : 6
Birth Date    : July 24, 2008   
School Level    : Primary 1
Best Subject    : English
Hobby     : Leadership
Monthly Sponsorship   : $ 34

UWIRINGIYIMANA, Clemance

She is one four girl and five boys of her mother. She lives with her mother and her siblings. Her father died away and her mother is very poor they live in a house which they rent, school fees and basic needs for clemance and her siblings is a very big burden to her mother because she is un employed. Despite of poverty challenges Clemance is a well displined girl, very attentive in class, very bright, very social and active in every activity. Her future ambition is to become a nurse.

Gender     : Female
Age      : 13
Birth Date    : May 11, 2001  
School Level    : Primary 5
Best Subject    : Science
Hobby     : Singing
Monthly Sponsorship   : $ 34

UWITONZE, Ratifa

She is the last born among three girls and one boy. She lives with her grand mother, her brother and sisters. Her mother married another man after her husband’s death. Ratifa’s grand mother is very poor and she can not afford to provide all the needs for her grand son and daughters. Though she lives in a such situation, she is a very respectful, attentive and active girl who she likes to play with children around her. She has an ambition to become a teacher in her future.

Gender     : Female
Age      : 8
Birth Date    : April 12, 2006  
School Level    : Primary 2
Best Subject    : Mathematics
Hobby     : Teaching
Monthly Sponsorship   : $ 34

UWIZEYIMANA, Chantal

Chantal was born in 2000 she has one brother and two sisters. Their parents died and now Chantal lives with her grandmother who is helpless and very old. It’s very difficult for them to get money to pay for school needs and survival. Chantal is very active and she is intelligent in class and dreams to become a medical doctor.

 

Gender     : Female
Age      : 14
Birth Date    : September 16, 2000  
School Level    : Primary 5
Best Subject    : Science
Hobby     : singing
Monthly Sponsorship   : $34

Programs

Provision of backet

Provision of backet for washing hands-Improvement of health to the children

Beds to orphanages

The work of volunteers-provision of beds to orphanages

Handover of gift

Picture during the handover of gift from volunteers. Kaithlyn and Claire

Look in the corner

Look in the corner. They are busy with some work

Playing with children

Nicole enjoy playing with children in the GBV Program

A good harvest

A good harvest

Boys playing

Boys playing cards