Ahmed is a student from Somalia. He needs $1800 to stay in school and is currently 54% toward his goal.

Raised $975 from 6 donors Needs $825

About

Ahmed Daud Osman is a 15 year old from Hargeisa, Somaliland. He was raised in the Hargeisa Orphanage, and enrolled at Abaarso School of Science and Technology two years ago. He is now entering the ninth grade and is excited to begin a new year. Ahmed’s favorite subjects are math and science. In the future, he wants to be a professor. “Somaliland has many universities, but the education is not good. I want to teach the adults,” he says. Ahmed is not only compassionate, but also deeply introspective. When asked what is the most important lesson he’s learned at Abaarso, he took a moment to reply. “I learned how to be patient when you meet challenges.”

Where your donation goes

Total $1800
  • Food
    $540
  • Teachers And Staff
    $720
  • Facilities
    $180
  • Supplies
    $360

Ahmed's Funding history

Year Grade Receipt Status
2018 Grade 12
2017 Grade 11
2016 Grade 10
2015 Grade 9

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this term was the beginning of my 12th grade. it has been wonderful term so far and I am so excited to be on the last stage of high school and getting ready for university. I have been doing great things through this term and so far it has been pleasure to see myself doing something that i am happy with it. Besides that, I am doing great in classes and i feel that I am lucky enough to take calculus classes and physics. it was always my greatest pleasure to solve some math word problems and i have done such as a lot math during this term which i enjoyed so much that i cannot even believe it.
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