Boy, 8 years old

Hamisi and his three siblings live with their elderly grandmother in the village of Pokeamwana. His mother died of AIDS in 2009, and his father lives far away and does not provide support. He is standard 1 at Pokeamwana Primary School. Hamisi is also HIV+ and takes ARV medication to keep from developing AIDS. He enjoys playing games and going to school. Hamisi is sponsored by David Filer.