Germent lives with her parents in the community of Mepe in the Volta Region of Ghana. Her parents are farmers. When farming season is done, they rely on small jobs. They do not earn enough to provide for the basic needs of the family and send Germent to school.
An education is so important because it helps to break the cycle of poverty and give hope for a brighter future. Sponsorship in Ghana provides children with an education, a school uniform and supplies, medical care, Christian nurture, and Bible teaching.