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Raised $535 from 2 donors Needs $0

About

Elton was born in Sofala province. He is a nice and intelligent child, and likes to play marbles with friends of his age. Elton’s father died in 2005. He used to be a guard. After his father's death, his mother remarried. Her husband would like to help but the business of selling second hand clothes is not of great sustainability, and the income is just enough to pay the rent and a minimum for the family to survive. Without help, his dream to follow up his studies may fall apart.

Where your donation goes

Total $535
  • Tuition And Supplies
    $174
  • Transportation
    $136
  • Food
    $225

Elton Lemos's Funding history

Year Grade Receipt Status
2018 Grade 10
2017 Grade 9
2016 Grade 8

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Elton, vive a escola e o aprender com muita alegria. A alegria deve estar em tudo o que fazemos na vida. Desejo que estudes muito e que realizes todos os teus sonhos.
Um abraço apertado desta tua amiga.
Ana
Hi Ryan,
Many thanks for your support, that helps me to be able to study and go to school. I promise I will study hard for the good of my country and improve my knowledge. Your support will change my life. Glad to know that you have been to Africa. Hope you liked my continent :-)

Best wishes, Elton
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