Donate

Meet Jane, Secondary Student from Zambia - Video Transcript

Back to video

 

Jane, Secondary Student, Zambia My name is Jane. I live in a family of six. I’m the second born and I live with my mom who is a subsistence farmer. Education means a lot to me and it is very important to my life because when I complete my education I can be independent in life.

I heard of CAMFED when I was in Grade 11, and then I was very happy to hear that I received CAMFED support. That was my prayer because I almost stopped school because of financial problems.

I think CAMA (the CAMFED Association) is a very good organization because it helps others including me. And then the members of CAMA usually come here in my school to teach others about My Better World and also some things; how to live, respect, and so on and so forth. 

I want to do something when I complete school, which is health clinic officer. And my mom is the one who inspires me because she is a very hard working woman, and she is wise in doing things. My role model is Ms. Tembo because she’s independent. 

My hope as of now is very bright because I know in the future I will be somebody. I’ll be independent. I’ll be able to support my family and all other people who are in need. 

Thank you.

Thank you to our generous recent donors

Together we are breaking the cycle of poverty

Donate

Alashiya Gordes €20

Vicky Etherington £30

Sebastien Bonvalet-Nicolle $200

Andrew Shields £100

Rabbi Jonathan Gerard $10

Rosemary Snelgar £10

Marcel Bollag $500

Claire Wilshaw £100

Joanna Panosky $500

Nicole Distler €25

Gilbert and Carol Kachmar $50

Aku Limbanga $50

Alastair Reid £100

Cathy Eijk €11

Fred Andrle $100