Sponsor a Pupil Now

Just £1 per day could completely change the life of a child in Ethiopia. 

We rely on donors to help us transform the lives of children at St George's by sponsoring their education.

By sponsoring a child, you form a unique bond and have a direct impact on their life. For just £30 a month, you will not only ensure they receive the essentials that every child deserves, you will be changing their future for the better.

Your sponsorship provides the following for a child for an entire year:

Two sets of uniform

Pair of shoes

Exercise books


Two meals a day

Regular health checks

As a sponsor, you will receive an end of year report about your child's progress, and you and your family are encouraged to enter into correspondence with them.

Please help us to make a real difference and use the power of education to transform the lives of some of the world's poorest children.

Who Can I Sponsor?

Lidet Haile
My father is a poor farmer with a small plot of land used for growing food. The crop from the land does not sufficiently feed all of my family and we often go without food. My mother works as a labourer, but does not earn enough money to send me or my brother to school.

Having a place at St. Georges School is my only opportunity for an education and regular nutrition and healthcare.
Hana Girma
My father has been missing since 2017. My mother works as a housemaid, cooking and washing for a local family but she does not earn enough money to provide for me and my 3 sisters. We live in a single room with very little sanitation and furniture. We very often go without food. Attending St. George's School is a life changing opportunity for me and for my family.
Surafel Aderajew
My family and I were displaced from a nearby town due to tribal conflict.

Our property and our harvest were burnt and we had to move quickly. My father moved to Gondar to escape from the trouble and is now working as a labourer, trying to earn money to provide for me. My parents can`t afford to send me to school and the opportunity to attend St. George's is my only hope for the future.
Desalegn Azazu
Both my parents are daily labourers. We live in a rented house with little food and basic needs.

There is no electric power, water or toilet in our home. We sleep on the ground and eat our meals sitting on the floor.

My family has been identified by the local government as living significantly below the poverty line of Ethiopia and we are in desperate need of help and support.
Tensae Awoke
My father was a poor farmer, but he lost his land when it was taken from him by the government to give others an area to construct houses.

Now both my parents work as daily labourers in intensive construction sites. They are paid very little and this is not enough to provide for us and send me to school.
We live in a rented room in the local community and have very few possessions or access to food and sanitation. Attending St. George's is a lifeline for a better future.
Daniel Abebe
Daniel’s parents were divorced soon after he was born. His father has remarried and is no longer interested in Daniel's welfare.

Daniel`s mother makes a living by selling traditional drink to locals. However, she does not earn enough to feed and dress Daniel and his two brothers.

They are leading harsh life and from 2015 have lived in a house poorly furnished with little sanitation.
Yaekob Alkadir
Yaekob's parents are divorced and his mother moved to Gondar to escape from this difficult separation.

Due to the current violence around Gondar town, Yaekob’s and his mother and siblings are migrants from the nearby town.

Their property was burnt and they have been left with nothing. People in the local community help them to survive but they current are without a home or basic food and living needs.
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Let's Make A Change

Here are some ways you can support us:

£10 will buy a chair

£360 will sponsor a child for a year

£2,000 will pay for one teacher's salary for a year

£25 will buy a desk

£450 will buy an Electronic Class Note Book loaded with learning apps

£10,000 enables transport for children to and from school

£200 will buy sports equipment for a year group

£600 will buy 200 new library books


£25,000 will build a whole classroom

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