Weʼve raised £650 to fund a Kenyan student to complete a two year university course in water engineering.
- Schools and education
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- Funded on Sunday, 24th September 2017
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My mum and I met Yusuf Ali thirteen years ago when on holiday in Mombasa. At this stage Ali was at primary school and we met him when we were walking along the beach. He was a very pleasant young boy who had exceptional communication skills and offered to give us a guided tour of his village and the local orphanage. We took him up on the offer and he was such a selfless lad he got all the other children in the village to line up and gave them all sweets and pencils that we had taken out for them and he didn't take anything for himself. At this point my mum and I decided we would sponsor him through his secondary education as without support it is so hard to get jobs out there In Kenya. Ali passed his exams this year and now needs help with funding for another two years to do a two year university course in water engineering. We are not in a position to be able to fund the full amount now but I would dearly like to see Ali get a good job and be able to support his brothers and sisters.
- 7 months ago
Dee Llewellyn7 months ago
Thank you all for your support. I have been in contact with Ali and paid is first years university fees. He his very grateful and has started his course today. Once again many thanks for your kind donations. Dee xx
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Sep 16, 2017
Sep 15, 2017
Nice work Dee!! Fabulous cause xxx
Aug 29, 2017
Aug 27, 2017
Well done for supporting him so far.
Aug 26, 2017
Aug 25, 2017
I am glad you have tried to find a way to help this young man to his next dream.Xx
Aug 25, 2017
Fingers crossed you reach your total.
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