Meet Obbo Hannington

Age: 7
Birthday: 2009
Grade: Secondary, Level 3

Obbo Hannington came to Awinjo House June 2, 2016. Obbo’s father, Okumu Fred quarreled with his wife and as a result burned their house down in 2012 or 2013, and all family records were lost. He died Nov. 2015 of alcohol abuse, and left his wife Aketch Grace and two sons, Ogol John (9 years) and Obbo Hannington (7 years). The wife took the two children to the father’s mother, Nyapendi, in January 2016, but she disappeared. Nyapendi walks about 7 miles to town and mops floors at the Town Counsel building for $45 a month.

Obbo was not going to school or being fed properly before he came to Awinjo House. As a result, he’s had a very grateful heart and has had a very good attitude since he’s been here. Obbo loves to play football (soccer) and is easily one of the most humble children here.

 

You Can Sponsor Obbo for Just $36/month

If you would like to sponsor Obbo for just $36/mo, please click the Sponsor button below to access Obbo’s personal giving page. And 100% of the money that you give will be used to provide Obbo with:

  • Food
  • Clothing
  • School Fees
  • School Uniform, Books, Supplies
  • Medical Care
  • Dental Expenses
  • Mama & Papa (Ugandan Staff)

 

Thank You for Your Support!

Thank you for your interest in Obbo and all of the children at Awinjo House. Without your encouragement, prayers, and financial support, this ministry could not exist to raise orphaned and vulnerable children to love and serve Jesus in Uganda.


Please take some time to Meet All Of The Children at Awinjo House!

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