Philip lives with his parents, three brothers, and two sisters in the village of Mepe, in the Volta region of Ghana. The large family lives in a small block house with access to water and electricity. His parents are both farmers and his father is also a fisherman. They work hard to provide for their large family. Philip was not able to start school until he was older as he worked herding cattle. Philip needs assistance so that he can continue his education. Philip is a very good soccer player.
Families in Ghana face poverty, malnutrition, child labor, and disease. Education gives children hope for a promising future. Your love and support would provide this child in Ghana with a quality education, school supplies, Christian nurture, Bible teaching, and medical care.