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Weʼre raising £200 to help send Cynthia to teacher training college in Kenya

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A few months ago, off to Kenya I did go;
To teach in Melon Mission and Silver Bells;
The impact on me was impossible to tell.

The children were special, and the teachers too.
All working for nothing, what a wonderful thing to do.

Their lives are so simple;
and they survive on love,
Hungry tummies and lots of hugs.

But laughter and fun was all around;
how humbling to me was that sound.

I wanted to help but how, I was not sure,
Until I met Eunice, a single mum of four.
Her life devoted to her four girls,
Along with 300 others in Silver Bells.

She adopted Faith who is only four;
a horrific life for her was in store.
Eunice has dedicated her life;
to keep Faith away from trouble and strife.

Eva, her eldest, is a house maid;
Cynthia finished high school with good grades;
Abigail who is still at school happily;
Completes her lovely family.

For Cynthia, there is no future unless, to college she attends;
so this is how my Birthday money, I am going to spend.

To sponsor Cynthia through college years;
I know this will cause a few tears;
that I can guarantee, in public school a teacher she will be.

Written by Gail Light.
Thank you Gail

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  • ANITA ELLIS

    ANITA ELLIS

    14 days ago

    ANITA ELLIS

    Thank you to the people who have donated so far. You have had me in tears. You are honestly going to make a huge different to this girls life. I will keep you informed personally of her progress. Thank you xxxxxxx

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  • Leigh Reedman

    Leigh Reedman

    Dec 1, 2016

    Happy 50th Sis xxx

    £20.00

  • Sarah Cooper

    Sarah Cooper

    Nov 21, 2016

    £20.00

  • Jane Annabel Breedon

    Jane Annabel Breedon

    Nov 21, 2016

    Anita you are an absolute legend! Apologies this took 24 hours to do - my phone wouldn't load justgiving so gave up and used the laptop.Let's share far and wide and get this girl to uni!

    £20.00

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ANITA ELLIS

ANITA ELLIS

It is my 50th Birthday very soon, I know how did that happen? I have a lovely life, with great family and friends, who I know will want to spoil me rotten. I am asking that instead of presents this year, you make a donation to raise money to send Cynthia to college. Thanks

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