Sponsored Children

Every child is a different kind of flower and all together, make this world a beautiful garden.

 

 

 

Dorah Ababio

Dorah is 13 years old. Her favorite colors are pink and white. Dorah‘s favorite subject in school is social studies. When she is in the orphanage, she loves to sing, run and design fashion. When she grows up she wishes to become a fashion designer. Dorah came to The Heart Smiles because her mother is unable to care for her and her sister, Faustian. Their father cannot be found.

 

 

 

 

Faustian Ababio

Faustian is Dorah’s older sister, she is 14 years old. Her favorite color is pink. In school, her favorite subjects are social studies and studying the Ghanaian language. She loves to play soccer and volleyball when she is not in school. She is very humble and helpful and follows directions from the caregivers. She, like her sister, wants to be a fashion designer when she gets older.

 

 

 

 

Bright Adansi

Bright is 7 years old. His favorite color is brown. He loves to read and create art, and is very patient and calm. He wants to become a teacher. Bright came to the Heart Smiles because his father passed away in a mining accident and is mother could not care for him.

 

 

 

 

Kwadwo Adomako

Kwadwo is 16 years old and his favorite color is blue. He likes to play soccer when he is at the orphanage. He works very hard and is almost done with high school. He wants to be a building contractor and is currently in an apprenticeship. Kwadwo has been with The Heart Smiles the longest. He lost his father when he was only a week old and his mother was too depressed to care for him.

 

 

 

Christian Afriyie

Christian is 10 years old and his favorite color is orange. He came to The Heart Smiles because his father passed away in a mining accident and his mother was unable to care for him. Christian’s favorite subjects in school are math and studying the Ghanaian language. When he is not in school, he likes to run and play soccer. He is very active, kind, respectful, and always tries to fix his mistakes. He wants to be a teacher when he grows up.

 

 

 

 

 

William Agyemang

William lost both of his parents in a car accident and became so depressed that he tried to commit suicide. He lived with an uncle for a very short time before coming to The Heart Smiles in 2009. William is now 13 years old and his favorite color is white. He is very happy at the orphanage and extremely kind and humble. He enjoys helping around the orphanage by trying to fix electronic appliances and wants to become an electrician in the future. His favorite subject in school is math.

 

 

 

Elizabeth Akua

Elizabeth lost both of her parents in an accident and has been with The Heart Smiles since 2013. She is 14 years old. Her favorite color is green and she loves to sing and dance. Elizabeth hopes to be a fashion designer and model. She is very talkative and opinionated.

 

 

 

 

Cecilia Amoah

Cecilia is 15 years old, her favorite color is pink, and she likes to play soccer and dance. Her favorite subject in school is science. She is always smiling and is very humble and respectful. Cecilia came to The Heart Smiles because a building fell on top of her mother during a serious rain storm and her father was poisoned. Cecilia hopes to become an officer of the Ghanaian Police to help stop senseless acts of violence.

 

 

 

 

Comfort Amoah

Comfort is 8 years old and came to The Heart Smiles in 2013. Both of Comfort’s parents were lost in an accident. Her favorite color is white and she loves to sing and read story books in our new library. Her favorite subjects are science and social studies and she wants to become a nurse when she grows up. Comfort is humble, kind, and empathetic towards others. 

 

 

 

Abigail Antwi

Age: 13
Favorite Color: White
Hobbies & Interests: Abigail loves to cook
Hopes for the Future: She wants to become a chef
Background: Abigail lost both of her parents

 

 

 

Peter Asamoah

Age:  9
Favorite Color:  Yellow
Hobbies & Interests:  He likes to play football
Hopes for the Future:  He wants to be a teacher when he grows up
Background:  Peter lost his father and has been with The Heart Smiles since 2012

 

 

 

 

Mavis Asinyo

Mavis is sixteen years old, her favorite color is blue, and her favorite thing to do when she’s not in school is read in The Heart Smile’s new library. Her favorite subject is science but also enjoys writing and reading. She hopes to become a doctor when she grows up. She likes puzzles and is a very honest person, which will make great qualities in our future doctor!

 

 

 

 

Seth Asinyo

Age: 10
Favorite Color: Red
Hobbies & Interests: He loves to run
Hopes for the Future: He wants to be teacher
Background: Seth is Stephen’s older brother. They lost their mother and their father is going blind and is unable to care for them.

 

 

Stephen Asinyo

Age: 6
Favorite Color: Yellow
Hobbies & Interests: He likes to play and run
Hopes for the Future: Stephen wants to be in the army when he grows up
Background: He is Seth’s younger brother. They lost their mother and their father is going blind and is unable to care for them.

 

 

 

 

Kwabena Bannor

Age:  11
Favorite Color:  Blue
Hobbies & Interests:  He likes to play soccer
Hopes for the Future:  He hopes to become a doctor
Background:  Kwabena lost his father and his mother suffers from mental illness

 

 

 

Andrews Bediako

Age:  8
Favorite Color:  Red
Hobbies & Interests:  He likes to play soccer
Hopes for the Future:  He wants to become a pilot
Background:  He is a very smart child!  Andrews came to the Heart Smiles because he lost both of his parents.

 

 

 

Grace Bioh

Age:  11
Favorite Colors:  Orange and Yellow
Hobbies & Interests:  She likes to play skip rope and basketball
Hopes for the Future:  She wants to be a designer when she grows up
Background:  Grace lost both of her parents and has been with The Heart Smiles since 2011.

 

 

 

Elizabeth Boaduwaa

Age: 13
Favorite Colors: White and Green
Hobbies & Interests: She likes to play basketball
Hopes for the Future: She would like to be a teacher when she grows up
Background: Elizabeth lost her father and her mother’s whereabouts are
unknown. She has been with The Heart Smiles since 2013.

 

 

Isaac Boakye?

Age:  11
Favorite Color:  Green
Hobbies & Interests:  He loves to run
Hopes for the Future: When he grows up, he wants to become a pilot
Background:  Isaac lost his mother and his father is disabled.

 

 

Stephen Nti Boamah

Age: 13
Favorite Color: Red
Hobbies & Interests: He likes to play football
Hopes for the Future: He hopes to be a pastor when he grows up
Background: Stephen is incredibly smart! He was abandoned by his parents and was living with his grandmother before joining The Heart Smiles in 2011.

 

 

 

 

Ama Boatmaa

Age:  7
Favorite Color:  Blue
Hobbies & Interests:  She loves to sing
Hopes for the Future:  She wants to be a singer when she is grown
Background:  Ama was abandoned by her parents and has been with The Heart Smiles since 2011.

 

 

 

Rita Brago

Age: 10
Favorite Color: Brown
Hobbies & Interests: She loves to sing
Hopes for the Future: Rita wants to become a nurse
Background: Rita lost both of her parents

 

 

 

Rosalinda Brago

Age: 14
Favorite Color: Green
Hobbies & Interests: She loves to sing
Hopes for the Future: She wants to be a teacher
Background: Rosalinda’s father is very sick and her mother abandoned her

 

 

 

Michael Dapaah

Age:  10
Favorite Color:  White
Hobbies & Interests:  Football
Hopes for the Future:  He wants to be a professional footballer
Background:  Michael lost his father and his mother was unable to care for him.  He has been with The Heart Smiles since 2013.

 

 

 

Mary Donkor

Age: 10
Favorite Color: Blue
Hobbies & Interests: She loves to play jump rope
Hopes for the Future: Mary hopes to become a nurse
Background: Mary lost her father and her mother’s poor health makes her unable to care for Mary

 

 

Ruth Duku

Age:  14
Favorite Color:  Orange
Hobbies & Interests:  She loves to run
Hopes for the Future:  She wants to be a nurse
Background:  Ruth lost her father and her mother’s whereabouts are unknown

 

 

Margaret Fordjour, Jr.

Age:  6
Favorite Color:  Blue
Hobbies & Interests:  She loves playing with dolls
Hopes for the Future: She wants to be a news reporter when she grows up
Background:  Margaret Jr. and her twin sister came to The Heart Smiles in 2014.  They lost their father two weeks before they were born and their mother struggled with mental health problems.

 

 

Margaret Fordjour, Sr.

Age: 6
Favorite Color: Yellow
Hobbies & Interests: She loves playing with dolls like her twin sister
Hopes for the Future: She wants to be a nurse when she grows up
Background: Margaret Sr. and her twin sister came to The Heart Smiles in 2014. They lost their father two weeks before they were born and their mother struggled with mental health problems.

 

 

Kwabena Fosu

Age:  9
Favorite Color:  Red
Hobbies & Interests:  He likes to play football
Hopes for the Future: He wants to become a police officer when he is grown Background:  Kwabena lost both of his parents and has been with The Heart Smiles since 2011.

 

 

 

Bruce Badu Frimpong

Age: 14
Favorite Color: Green
Hobbies & Interests: He likes to sing and play football
Hopes for the Future: Bruce wants to be a doctor when he grows up
Background: Bruce was born with club feet and is doing great after surgery to correct them. He has been with The Heart Smiles since 2011.

 

 

Kwaku Frimpong

Age:  7
Favorite Color:  Blue
Hobbies & Interests:  He likes playing soccer
Hopes for the Future:  He wants to be a teacher when he grows up
Background:  Kwaku lost both of his parents.

 

 

 

 

Mary Karikari

Age:  15
Favorite Colors:  Green and White
Hobbies & Interests:  Likes to play basketball and football
Hopes for the Future:  She hopes to be a nurse when she grows up
Background:  Both of Mary’s parents passed away. She has been with The Heart Smiles since 2011.

  

 

Linda Kumah

Linda’s favorite color is red. She loves to run and play soccer when she is not in school. Her favorite subject is the Ghanaian language and she hopes to become a teacher. Linda came to THS in 2010. Her mother died during child delivery and her father’s whereabouts are unknown.

 

 

 

Emmanuel Kusi

Age:  14
Favorite Color:  Green
Hobbies & Interests:  He likes playing football
Hopes for the Future:  He wants to be in the army when he grows up
Background:  Emmanuel has been with The Heart Smiles since 2013.  He lost his father and his mother’s whereabouts are unknown.

 

Kofi Kusi

Kofi’s favorite color is blue and his favorite subjects are the Ghanaian language and science. He loves going to school and puts a lot of effort into his school work and loves to read story books. In his off time, he likes to play football. When Kofi grows up he wants to be a soldier for the Ghanaian army. Kofi came to The Heart Smiles because his mother suffers from mental illness and is unable to take care of him.

 

 

Abena Kyerewaah

Abena is 5 years old. Her favorite color is green. She loves food and hopes to one day, become a cook. Abena’s mother is mentally ill and her father has disappeared.

 

 

 

 

 

Stephan Manu

Age:  11
Favorite Color:  Indigo
Hobbies & Interests: Football
Hopes for the Future:  He wants to grow up to become a football player
Background:  Stephan lost his parents in a car accident and has been with The Heart Smiles since 2011.

 

 

Clement Nimako

Age:  15
Favorite Color:  Red
Hobbies & Interests:  He enjoys playing football
Hopes for the Future:  He wants to be in the army when he grows up
Background:  Clement lost his father and his mother couldn’t take care of him. He has been with The Heart Smiles since 2011.

 

 

 

Prince Obeng

Age: 9
Favorite Color: White
Hobbies & Interests: He loves to read and play soccer.
Hopes for the Future: Prince wants to become a teacher.
Background: Prince has a twin sister! They lost their father and their mother is unable to care for them.

 

 

Priscilla Obeng

Age: 9
Favorite Color: Blue
Hobbies & Interests: She likes to read.
Hopes for the Future: Priscilla wants to be a lawyer.
Background: Priscilla is Prince’s twin sister. The twins lost their father and their mother is unable to care for them.

 

 

 

Evans Ofori

Age:  8
Favorite Color:  Blue
Hobbies & Interests:  He likes to play football
Hopes for the Future:  He wants to be a pastor when he is grown
Background:  Evans lost his father and his mother struggled with mental health problems.  He has been with The Heart Smiles since 2013.

 

 

 

Emmanuel Owusu

Age:  15
Favorite Color:  Yellow
Hobbies & Interests:  He likes to play football
Hopes for the Future: He hopes to become a lawyer when he is grown
Background:  Emmanuel lost his father and has been with The Heart Smiles since 2011.

 

 

Japether Owusu

Age:  13
Favorite Color:  Blue
Hobbies & Interests:  He likes to play football
Hopes for the Future:  He wants to become a pastor.
Background:  Japether lost his father and has been with The Heart Smiles since 2011.

 

 

 

Samuel Owusu

Age:  13
Favorite Color:  Red
Hobbies & Interests:  He likes to sing and to play soccer
Hopes for the Future:  He hopes to be a soccer player when he grows up
Background:  Samuel was abandoned by his mother and his father is unknown.

 

 

Esther Sarpong

Age:  11
Favorite Color:  Pink
Hobbies & Interests: She loves to sing and skip rope
Hopes for the Future:  She would like to be a bank manager when she grows up
Background: Esther has been with The Heart Smiles since 2012.

 

 

 

 

Sakina Sonny

Age: 8
Favorite Color:  Yellow
Hobbies & Interests:  She likes skipping rope
Hopes for the Future:  She wants to be a teacher when she grows up
Background:  Sakina lost both of her parents.

 

 

 

 

Prince Yeboah

Age: 8
Favorite Color: Blue
Hobbies & Interests: He likes to play soccer.
Hopes for the Future: He wants to become a lawyer.
Background: Prince lost his father and his mother’s whereabouts are unknown. His siblings are Elizabeth Boaduwaa and Emmanuel Kusi.