January 12, 2011
Jacob lives with his parents and his four sisters in a cement house with a metal roof in Monyupelle, located in the Wa district of the Upper West Region of Ghana. He is in grade four and likes Math class the best. He is a good student and always completes his lessons. Jacob dreams of becoming a police officer someday, so he can support his family and protect his community. Sponsorship enables children to attend class every day and have the supplies they need to complete their education, grow up healthy, and achieve their dreams.