Greetings from Grand Cess

After transferring the money for the school fees to Grand Cess recently we received the following message from Father Emmanuel, the priest in Grand Cess, to all our generous donors: “We remain grateful to you and continue to hold you in high esteem for your continued support in Grandcess. God bless you all!”

School Year 2023-24

The school year is progressing well in Grand Cess.  They will soon be entering the second semester and there are 100 children in the school supported by Help a Child Africa.  We are also supporting 5 young people in local colleges.  

Interview with Liberian Charity Worker

A recent interview with an M.S.F. (MEDECINS SANS FRONTIERES/DOCTORS WITHOUT BORDERS) charity worker in their magazine Dispatches caught our eye because the worker was from Liberia.  She had had to flee to Cote d’Ivoire from the Civil War in Liberia in the late 1990s similar to one of our trustees, Father Sam Ofia, who, in

Diaconate Ordination

Congratulations to a member of the Help a Child family who was ordained in St. Theresa Cathedral in Harper earlier this month on the Feast of the Baptism of the Lord. “In everything give thanks. For this is the will of God in Christ Jesus toward you.” 1 Thes. 5:18

Progress Report From Grand Cess

We have received an end of year progress report for the children of Grand Cess who are sponsored by Help a Child Africa. Here are the highlights: Impressive retention figure: Of the 100 children sponsored 94 have passed their school year. Of the 6 who didn’t pass 3 will repeat the year and only 3

Letter from Grandcess

We have just received a letter from Grandcess: May 30, 2021 LETTER OF GRATITUDE AND BEST WISHES Dear Brethren, We the (Parents, Teachers, Students & Parishioners) of Grandcess, St. Patrick; humbly acknowledge with heartfelt gratitude our continuous inexpressible joy to you our Donors, Sponsors and family (HELP A CHILD SPONSORS). We also remain grateful to