Meet Gideon. a bright and determined boy who loves two things more than anything else: drawing and playing football. He dreams of becoming a lawyer, using his passion for justice to help others. Gideon comes from a big and loving family. He lives with his parents and four siblings. Gideon’s life changed when he joins the Ngong Road Children’s Foundation in 2019.
The foundation provided Gideon with an incredible opportunity to pursue his dreams. Through their support, he was able to attend Bukembe Boys, a good performing secondary school. Gideon’s exceptional performance in Jagiet Primary School earned him this opportunity, and he couldn’t be more grateful.
At Bukembe Boys, Gideon found his true passion for learning. His favorite subjects are English and history, and he excels in both. But his talent doesn’t end there. Gideon is also a talented football player. Together with his teammates, he managed to reach the county level during the secondary school games competitions.
During school holidays, Gideon finds another place to learn and grow – the Elimu Hub. This is a special space where he and other students from the program can gain computer skills while having fun. He loves using the computers to create amazing artworks and explore the vast world of knowledge online. But his favorite pastime at the Elimu Hub is watching the very best football players on the screen, trying to emulate their skills and improve his own.
Gideon’s journey isn’t easy, but with the support of the Ngong Road Children’s Foundation and his own determination, he knows he can overcome any challenge. He believes in the power of education, hard work, and the importance of following his dreams. Through his determination, passion, and the foundation’s support, Gideon’s dream of becoming a lawyer is beginning to take shape. He knows that being a lawyer will allow him to fight for justice and help those in need.
The story of Gideon is just one of many success stories made possible by the Ngong Road Children’s Foundation. With their help, countless children like Gideon are given the opportunity to transform their lives through education and support. By supporting the foundation, you can make a difference too. You can sponsor a child like Gideon, donate to the cause, or even volunteer your time to inspire and guide these young minds. Together, we can create a brighter future for all, where dreams come true and obstacles are overcome.