Meet the Children of Treasures of Africa

ANTONI

Antoni

Birthday: December 13

Before he came to live at Treasures of Africa, we visited Antoni in the local hospital. His mother...

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AWAHDI

Awadhi

Birthday: May 8

Awadhi is a special child. He was brought to Treasures of Africa after the death of his mother. His father was in prison.

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BENNY

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Birthday: March 23

Benny’s father died when he was only 10 years old. Being the oldest of 4 children, he had to grow up quickly.

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BRIAN

Brian

Birthday: May 7

Seven year old Brian was brought to Treasures of Africa Children’s Home by the local Welfare officials.

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CATHERINE

Catherine

Birthday: August 9

Catherine is a lovely young lady with a quiet temperament. Her gentleness does not betray the tremendous amount...

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CHRISTINA

Baby Christina

Birthday: December 8

The tiny baby came into the world in an East African hospital on December 8, 2017. She...

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DIAMOND

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Birthday: July 31

Diamond is a beautiful 10 year old girl who is excelling in Primary School. When she was a newborn...

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DOREEN

Doreen

Birthday: May 4

Doreen was 8 years old when she was brought to Treasures of Africa. Both of her parents and...

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EMMANUELI

Emmanueli

Birthday: March 3

Emmanueli is a young man with a striking smile. But behind that smile is a life that had very hard beginnings.

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ESTHER

Esther

Birthday: April 11

A little 3 year old girl was found early one morning by a farmer, abandoned in his rice field in Tanzania,...

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FRANK

Frank

Birthday: September 28

Growing up in a third world nation is challenging enough for anyone. But imagine adding...

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GLORY

Glory

Birthday: January 12

Glory was one of the first children to be admitted to Treasures of Africa when its doors first opened...

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HAMIDU

Hamidu

Birthday: September 29

Hamidu is a four year old boy with an infectious smile. However, when he first arrived at Treasures of Africa...

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HELENA

Helena

Birthday: February 6

Helena was brought to Treasures of Africa when she was 9 years old. Her father had died and...

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INNOCENT

Innocent

Birthday: June 5

The story of Innocent’s life is one of dramatic change. His parents both died from AIDS 3 years apart, leaving...

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IRENE

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Birthday: March 15

Irene is a beautiful young lady with a radiant smile and loves to laugh. But just a few years ago,...

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JEREMIA

Jeremia

Birthday: November 27

When we first saw Jeremia, he was sitting in the dirt outside the Kilimanjaro Regional Welfare Office, wearing...

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JESSICA

Jessica

Birthday: February 26

Jessica joined the TOA family on June 18, 2014. Jessica's mother was a very young and troubled...

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JOANN

JoAnn

Birthday: January 25

JoAnn was just under six months old when she arrived at Treasures of Africa. She had been taken to...

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JOEL

Joel

Birthday: January 25

When 14-month-old Joel arrived at Treasures of Africa, he was very clearly suffering from malnutrition...

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JUSTICE

Justice

Birthday: March 24

Justice was born on March 24, 2007. His mother died shortly after his birth. The hospital did not have...

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JUSTINA

Justina

Birthday: May 27

Justina was brought to Treasures of Africa after the death of her mother. Her father, who...

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LUCY

Lucy

Birthday: April 27

Lucy arrived at the Treasures of Africa Children’s Home with her older sister Catherine to be reunited with...

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MAGDALENA

Magdalena

Birthday: May 14

Magdalena came to Treasures of Africa at the age of 5. Her father had never been a part of her life. After her...

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MARGARET

Margaret

Birthday: February 17

Margaret’s father abandoned her when she was very young. She was living with her mother, her older sister and...

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MARIA

Maria

Birthday: May 15

Maria was still swathed in the dirty hospital blanket she had been wrapped in after her birth when she was handed...

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MARY

Mary

Birthday: November 17

Mary is a very sweet girl with a tragic past. Her father was murdered by thieves who broke into their home when...

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RAYMOND

Raymond

Birthday: July 8

Raymond came to Treasures of Africa at the age of 6. He was an only child and both of his parents had died from...

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ROSE

Rose

Birthday: June 11

In a small town in Tanzania that borders its northern neighbor Kenya, a tiny baby was born. The little girl was premature...

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SABETINA

Sabetina

Birthday: April 12

Sabetina (called Tina) is the sister of TOA residents Antoni and Emanueli. They had the same mother but different...

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SAMWELI

Samweli

Birthday: April 19

Samweli’s mother passed away when he was only 4 years old. His father had abandoned him when he was a...

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SHADRACK

Shadrack

Birthday: June 10

A young mother in Tanzania used to beg for food from a lady who owned a small vegetable stand...

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SIFA

Sifa

Birthday: October 11

Sifa was the first (along with her sister Mary) of the “treasures” who came to live at...

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WITNESS

Witness

Birthday: September 27

Witness came to Treasures of Africa when she was just 6 years old, along with her 4 year old brother...

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ZOE

Zoe

Birthday: July 11

If ever a child was aptly named – 10 year old Zoe – whose name comes from the Greek word meaning...

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TOA Children That Have Been Adopted

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