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  • Age: 8
  • Birthday: November 5, 2005
  • Gender: Male
  • Location: Ghana
  • Center: Kissi Assemblies Child Development Centre
  • Child ID: GH3240194
    • Child lives in an AIDS-affected area.
In his home, Nana-entsuah helps by caring for children and running errands. He lives with his father and his mother. His father is sometimes employed as a farmer and his mother is sometimes employed as a farmer. There are 7 children in the family.

For fun, Nana-entsuah enjoys soccer and running. He attends church activities and Bible class regularly and is in primary school where his performance is average.

Please remember Nana-entsuah in your prayers. Your love and support will help him to receive the assistance he needs to grow and develop.
Nana-entsuah lives in the hillside community of Kissi, home to approximately 5,700 residents. Typical houses are constructed of cement floors, brick walls and tin roofs. The primary ethic group is Akan and the most commonly spoken language is Fante.

The regional diet consists of maize, fish, cassava and plantains. Common health problems in this area include malaria, colds and coughs. Most adults in Kissi work as subsistence farmers and earn the equivalent of $18 per month. This community needs educational materials, employment opportunities and recreation facilities.

Your sponsorship allows the staff of Kissi Assemblies Child Development Center to provide Nana-entsuah with Bible studies, health screening, health education, school fees, educational materials and handiwork skills training. The center staff will also provide parenting and child care education for the parents or guardians of Nana-entsuah.
The Republic of Ghana is a coastal country in western Africa with a tropical climate. This small country is hot and humid as it borders the Gulf of Guinea. Once called the Gold Coast, Ghana is rich in natural resources including gold, diamonds and rubber. Even though the country is wealthy in resources, about 45 percent of the population lives in extreme poverty, making less than U.S.$1 a day.

Most of Ghana's more than 23 million people live in cities. About 98 percent of the population is African, split among six major tribes. But Ghana is flooded with refugees from its neighbors - war-torn Cote d'Ivoire, Liberia, Sierra Leone and Togo. Nearly 69 percent of the population is Christian, 16 percent is Muslim, and 8 percent follow indigenous beliefs. English is the official language, but some people speak native African languages such as Akan, Moshi-Dagomba, Ewe and Ga. Compassion works primarily in the coastal region in southern Ghana.

Though Ghana was the first British colonial country in Africa to gain its independence, it has been plagued by political violence since it was established in 1957. Between 1957 and 1979, Ghana experienced a series of bloody and bloodless coups. Finally in 1992, a new constitution establishing a multiparty government was adopted and remains in place today. John Kufuor was elected Ghana's president in 2000, and began serving his second term in 2004.

Map of Ghana

Child's Location: West of Cape Coast

This child lives in an AIDS-affected area. In Africa, the disease has impacted the entire continent, creating a generation of orphans and vulnerable children. God can use you to help ease the pain of a child in desperate need.

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Your tax-deductible contribution of just $38 a month connects your child with a loving, church-based Child Sponsorship Program.  

Your support provides:

  • Food and clean water
  • Medical care
  • Educational opportunities
  • Important life-skills training
  • Most important of all, your sponsored child will hear about Jesus Christ and be encouraged to develop a lifelong relationship with God.

When you sponsor a child, you'll receive your child's photo, personal story and a child sponsorship packet by mail in approximately 10 days.

When children find out they've been sponsored, the joy they feel is indescribable. Just knowing that someone across the globe cares means more than you can imagine. Sponsoring a child will profoundly change the future for your child, and will change your own life as well.