• Tabu Shida

    Girl, 14 years

    Tabu Shida lives with her adoptive mother, Rehema, and two siblings, Bahati and Annah, in Kapupuni village. Tabu attends Kagombani Primary School. She enjoys reading, playing net ball and jumping rope with the other village children. Tabu is sponsored by Rob Penl.

  • Taifa Baya

    Boy, 14 years

    Taifa lives in Misufini and is in grade 4 of Mashaheni Primary School. He lives with his grandmother and an aunt, 3 brothers and 2 sisters. He especially likes books, his school bag and shoes. For fun, he likes to pretend he is a ghost. He is sponsored by Patti Guptill and the Gilhousen Family Foundation.

  • Tomas Mwaringa

    Boy, 14 years

    Tomas and his brother live with their elderly grandmother in Gilis village. Tomas is HIV positive and is taking antiretroviral medication. Tomas attends N’gandu Primary School. He is sponsored by Nancy Wilson.

  • Tumaini Julius


    Tumaini graduated from Ngala Girls High School, and also she has completed a computer course.  She is now at home staying with her uncle in Sabaki village. Francis is working with Tumaini to help her find employment. Tumaini’s parents died of AIDS. Nancy Wilson has sponsored Tumaini for 10 years.