Rachael Gertrude Namata, Age 16 Female
Rachael Gertrude is in Senior 2 at Maranatha High School. She lives with her Dad, Step-mother, and younger brother and sister. She enjoys helping with cooking. Rachael Gertrude’s favorite subjects are Swahili and Art and she hopes to become a fashion designer. In her spare time she enjoys playing netball.
Ntege Nelson, Age 17 Male
Nelson is in Senior 4 at Entebbe Secondary School. He stays with his Mom, brothers, and sisters in Nkumba. He helps his Mom by sweeping, cleaning the house, and washing utensils. His favorite school subjects are biology, chemistry, and math and he is a very serious student. He hopes to become a doctor. In his spare time he enjoys reading religious literature.
Nabyonga Ruth, Age 18 Female
Ruth has completed Senior 4 and will be starting a vocational training program. She and her younger siblings stay with their Grandmother. She helps by mopping and cleaning the compound. In her spare time, Ruth enjoys listening to music and swimming. Her dream is to someday hear Hillsong perform live!
Esther Safari, Age 10 Female
Esther’s family came to Uganda 5 years ago as refugees from DR Congo. She lives with her Mom along with her Grandmother, Aunt, Uncle, siblings, and cousins. Esther is in Primary 2 at Zana Community Christian School.
David Bahara, Age 9 Male
David’s family came to Uganda 5 years ago as refugees from DR Congo. He lives with his Mom and siblings as well as his Grandmother, Aunt, Uncle,and cousins. David is in Primary 2 at Zana Community Christian School.
Queen Hasifa Nambasa, Age 20 Female
In December, 2019, Queen completed Senior 6 at Zana Christian High School. She lives nearby with her Aunt and cousins. Queen is hoping to begin a vocational or diploma program. She loves music and she plays guitar and sings with the praise team at Zana Community Church.
Joseph Mwesigwa, Age 17 Male
Joseph is in Senior 3 at Buzzibwera Secondary School. He is a boarding student. He enjoys physics, math, and chemistry and hopes to become an engineer. During the Christmas break he stayed with his Mom who is a widow. He slashed grass, dug in the garden, and helped cook food. In his spare time he enjoys playing volleyball and football.