Lucia Fernando Emilio is a student from Mozambique. She needs $904 to stay in school and is currently 45% toward her goal.

Raised $414 from 4 donors Needs $490


Lúcia was born in the city of Beira, Sofala province, on April 14, 2006, where she lived with her parents. She is a brave girl who likes to study, and to play with her friends “jumping rope” and “neca”. In her free time, she reviews school subjects and helps her mother with the house duties. Lúcia has 2 sisters and 2 brothers, they are all studying in primary education. Lúcia’s father died on October 29, 2010, due to illness. He used to be a police officer. Lúcia, lives with her mother in their house that consists of 2 bedrooms, 1 living room, and has an outside bathroom made of bags and no piped drinking water, which they buy at the neighbor's house. Her mother works in rice fields in the Inhamizua area. When there is no work in the fields, she buys dried fish, butter beans and tomatoes, and sells it at the local market. What she earns is not enough to sustain their day - to - day life. Lúcia’s preferred subject at school is Portuguese and she wants to become a Teacher. During 2020, due to COVID 19, the students had to study at home, going weekly to the school to buy brochures and copies of tests. Most of the kids could not afford it.

Where your donation goes

Total $904
  • Food
  • Books
  • Tuition

Lucia Fernando Emilio's Funding history

Year Grade Receipt Status
2021 Grade 9


Use the journal feature to write directly to a student

attach photo (no copyrighted images):
Must log in to post a new journal entry.
Dear Sponsors,
I attend grade 8 at Jorge José T secondary school and I am new in the TSF project. First of all, I would like to greet all sponsors and their family. I and my family are in good health and thank you for the support you give me.
We stopped studying in March due to the pandemic of the new coronavirus. I would like to go back to school as I did before, being with my colleagues and teachers. In October classes with exam resumed, while classes without exam still continue to study at home with brochures and online. I would like this pandemic to end so everything can go back to normal.
I really want to meet you personally and I will work hard to complete my studies to do a professional training. I thank you for everything you do for me and for everyone at T.S.F, I hope you enjoy my letter, a hug and wish that Jesus is always with you, in every step you take.

Share Lucia Fernando Emilio's story

Other Students

100% of your donations to students fund their education.

  • Shadrack




    Shadrack is the last-born child in a family of six. Most of his siblings dropped out of school. His parents are old and unable to do manual work. Shadrack was born weak and this delayed him from joining school. Though with a small body stature he is older than his peers. His dream is to become an electrical engineer to be able to help people in his village access electricity.

    School Year 2021

  • Alexander Mutisya


    Alexander Mutisya


    Alexander is the lastborn child in a family of four. All his elder siblings have all dropped out of school in primary level due to lack of school fees. His mother is single and unemployed. She has been ailing and can rarely manage to do manual work to cater for her children. Despite all odds alexander managed to perform very well in his primary level education. He is determined to achieve his goal of becoming a doctor in future. As a doctor, he believes that he will help the poor in the society access medical services. Alexander believes that education is the key to success.

    School Year 2021

  • Fedelis




    Fedelis is the last-born child in a family of three. He first sat for his primary education exam in 2018 and passed very well. His father could not afford to take him to secondary school and therefore he decided to repeat grade eight with the hope of getting a scholarship to pursue his goal. Fedelis attributes his success to his discipline and cooperation with teachers. He remains focused to achieve his goal of becoming an engineer in future to help his community. He believes that hard work never goes unrewarded.

    School Year 2021

  • See more students