Children's Stories

 
 
 
 
 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Tuesday, June 08, 2010
Fatuma is from a Muslim family in the slums of Nairobi, Kenya. She was born in 1997 and cannot remember her father because he left the family when she was very young. However, she does...
Tuesday, June 08, 2010
Near the famous Lake Victoria, in February of 1993, Benjamin was born. He is a member of the Kenyan tribe Kisii, who are known for their fishing skills. Benjamin and his sister Martha grew up with...
Monday, June 07, 2010
In Uganda, Africa, a country bordering Kenya, Annet Night was born in June of 1992. Her mother was Ugandan, but her father was from the nomadic Eastern African tribe called Maasai. They already...
Thursday, March 27, 2014
Unfortunately, their father was a victim of HIV and died before
Alice was only nine years old.
Thursday, June 03, 2010
On January 20, 1994, in a small Kenyan village near the border of Uganda in the Mt. Elgon region, Fredrick was born. By the age of seven, he had watched his father slowly and painfully die of AIDS...
Thursday, June 03, 2010
Evaline was born October 7, 1994 in Kisii, a small town in western Kenya near Lake Victoria. At the tender age of seven, she watched helplessly as her mother's body deteriorated from the disease of...
Thursday, June 03, 2010
In 2001, Mariam faced a tragedy. After battling the creeping disease, her mother died of AIDS. The very next year, she faced another death, that of her father. She and her sister found themselves alone on...
Thursday, June 03, 2010
Catherine lived in a Luyha village outside of kitale, a northwestern town in Kenya near Mr. Elgon. She came home from school one day to find her mother lying on the floor, shivering and too weak to...
Saturday, September 04, 2010
Milka is one of five children in her family, including her sister Susan (also at Gethsemane). Both of her parents died of AIDS when she was very young, leaving her and her siblings on the street. She ...
Tuesday, June 15, 2010
Susan was born in Nairobi Kenya on August 8, 1992. She grew up in a poor but loving family. Then, when she was six years old, the unthinkable happened. Her father was murdered by his brothers who...
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