Miryante Children: Age 13

Cissy Nyakwera

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Gender: Girls

Age: 13

Cissy was born in Ft. Portal. She came to Miryante in 2015 after her father died of cancer and her mother abandoned her. She enjoys playing netball and volleyball. She wants to be either a nurse or a bank manager when she grows up. She enjoys eating cassava, sweet potatoes, beans, and peanuts. She helps out in Miryante in the gardens. She is a very well-mannered girl.


Domiano Fortunate Isingoma

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Gender: Boys

Age: 13

Domiano has some special medical needs. He wants to be a farmer. He loves football and music. Hisfather died a sudden death and his mother abandoned him.


Edward Asiimwe

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Gender: Boys

Age: 13

Edward came to Miryante in 2015. He enjoys playing football and wants to be a farmer when he grows up. He is in primary school.


Irene Kansiime

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Gender: Girls

Age: 13

Irene came to Miryante in 2015. She enjoys playing dodge ball and is really great at helping out with the younger children. She wants to be a teacher when she grows up.


John Wagujju

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Age: 13

John came to Miryante in 2017 with his three siblings. His father passed away and his mother was too sick to care for him. He enjoys football and wants to be a driver when he grows up.


Juliet Ntegyenze

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Gender: Girls
Age: 13

Juliet was born in Kakabara. Her father died in August of 2010 and her mother died in 2008 of unknown reasons. She is in primary school. She enjoys studying and wants to be a Reverend Sister when she grows up.


Mable Karungi

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Gender: Girls

Age: 13

Mable came to Miryante in 2011. Her father died of AIDS and her mother is HIV positive and too sick to care for her. She was referred to Miryante by the Bishop of Ft. Portal. She enjoys playing netball and volleyball. She wants to be a doctor when she grows up. She enjoys eating maize, cassava, sweet potatoes, beans, and peanuts. She likes to dig in the gardens. She is a very humble girl who never fights with the other children.


Patience Nasasira

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Gender: Girls

Age: 13

Patience came to Miryante in 2015. She enjoys music and wants to be a nurse when she grows up.


Rogers Kasana

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Age: 13

Rogers came to Miryante in 2016. His father has mental health problems and his mother was unable to care for him. We hope he can be eventually reunited with his family. Rogers enjoys music and wants to become a priest when he grows up.


Rogers Nuwamanya

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Gender: Boys
Age: 13

He was born in an unknown place. Both of his parents died of AIDS. He is in primary school.He enjoys football and he would like to be a Footballer in the future.