Earlier this month, Geoffrey sadly became ill with malaria.

Malaria can be very dangerous, especially for children, and even more so for those whose early lives have left their immune systems weak.

Fortunately, we were able to act quickly and secure medical care and treatment for young Geoffrey. He is now fully recovered and looking forward to Christmas.

Here he is pictured with another of our residential boys – Samuel – who had health problems earlier in the year.

Two happy and healthy boys are once again enjoying life thanks to the support of their Chaffinch sponsors.

If you would like to get involved in our Child Sponsorship Programme and help to ensure the wellbeing of a vulnerable child, do check out the photographs and details of children currently awaiting sponsorship (here).

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