Boys

All the boys at STEKA now have a safe, enjoyable and positive home. They all have hopes and dreams for the future that you can help to realise. STEKA receives no government funding and relies on donations to feed, clothe and educate the children. Please get in touch if you would like to sponsor an individual boy or contribute to the general financial requirements of running STEKA home.

Benjamin

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Benjamin is the youngest member of the STEKA family and arrived at STEKA in May 2016 after being abandoned by his mother. His date of birth is unknown however he was estimated to be around two months old at the time of his arrival. Benjamin is a very happy baby and now enjoys lots of cuddles from his big brothers and sisters, who all love him very much.

After his arrival we received many kind donations of clothing and baby items for Benjamin, which we are all very grateful for! However, the cost of feeding Benjamin is still a big challenge. You can help by sponsoring Benjamin MWK 10,000.00, £11 or $14, which covers all the costs of raising Benjamin per month! For more information about Benjamin or to discuss sponsorship please contact us.

Peter (Boi Boi)

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Boi Boi’s date of birth is unknown but he was about 6 months old when he came to STEKA in 2013.

Boi Boi came to STEKA to be cared for after he was abandoned.

Boi Boi  loves playing and running around. He had been the baby of the family from when he arrived until May 2016, when baby Benjamin arrived, now Boi Boi loves being a big brother!

Sponsoring Happiness costs MWK 10,000.00, £11 or $14 per month. Boo Boi has recently received a scholarship to a private primary school, where he is in the reception class and making great progress! For more information about Boi Boi or to discuss sponsorship please contact us.

Phinias

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Phinias was born in 1999 and arrived at STEKA in 2007 at the age of 8 as he was living on the streets.

Due to his learning difficulties, Phineas doesn’t currently attend school but enjoys learning at home with the volunteers and helping them teach the nursery class.

Phinias enjoys singing, using building blocks and drawing. He loves cars and aeroplanes!

Sponsoring Phinias costs MWK 10,000.00, £11 or $14 per month. For more information about Phinias or to discuss sponsorship please contact us.

Joshua

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Joshua is 8 years old and came to STEKA when he was just one month old. Joshua loves to draw, use his imagination and make things! He hopes to be a priest when he is older. Joshua has excelled at the Montessori Christian Primary School and is already in Standard 6 – his favourite subject is English.

Joshua says, “I like having lots of brothers and sisters because I always have someone to play with!”

Sponsoring Joshua costs MWK 10,000.00, £11 or $14 per month. For more information about Joshua or to discuss sponsorship please contact us.

Gift

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Gift was born in 1997. Gift enjoys reading and had read every novel at STEKA until a donation of books came in earlier this year! He has recently enjoyed reading Michael Morpurgo books, which came in this donation – Morpurgo is now his favourite author! Gift dreams of studying Sociology in the UK and hopes a degree will help him to support STEKA in the future.

Gift is currently in his final year of secondary school at Henry Henderson Institute in Blantyre.

Gift describes the day he arrived at STEKA as the happiest day of his life.

Sponsoring Gift costs MWK 10,000.00, £11 or $14 per month, sponsoring his schooling costs a further MWK 21,000, £22 or $29 per month. For more information about Gift or to discuss sponsorship please contact us.

Chisomo

DSC02806.jpgChisomo is estimated to be around 2 years old, although his date of birth is unknown. He arrived at STEKA this year (2016).

Chisomo is settling into his new family at STEKA and is enjoying having lots of brothers and sisters to play with. Impressed by Chisomo’s intelligence and eagerness to learn, a visitor to STEKA now sponsors him to attend a private nursery school!

Sponsoring Chisomo costs MWK 10,000.00, £11 or $14 per month. For more information about Chisomo or to discuss sponsorship please contact us.

Yamikani

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Yamikani was left at STEKA in 2015, when he was 6 years old. Yamikani loves playing with his new brothers Wisdom and Innocent and learning maths and English with the volunteers.

Yamikani loves learning and is very clever – he has just started standard one at Montessori Christian School and is making great progress. He says he loves school as he learns every day. When he is older, Yamikani would like to be a police man!

Sponsoring Yamikani costs MWK 10,000.00, £11 or $14 per month. For more information about Yamikani or to discuss sponsorship please contact us.

Vincent

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Vincent holding Benjamin on the day he arrived at STEKA

Vincent is 10 years old and has been living at STEKA since 2014. Vincent loves looking after his younger brothers and sisters, art and making toys out of things he has found outside.

Vincent is in Standard 4 at H.H.I primary School and loves studying English as he hopes to be able to speak English fluently when he is older.

Sponsoring Vincent costs MWK 10,000.00, £11 or $14 per month or sponsoring his schooling costs MWK 2,000, £2 or $3 per year. For more information about Vincent or to discuss sponsorship please contact us.

Andrew

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Andrew was born in 2009 and came to STEKA in 2010 to be cared for after he was abandoned. Andrew has a prosthetic foot but this doesn’t stop his love for sports such as football and running!

Andrew is 7 years old and is in Standard 2 at Montessori Christian School, where he loves doing sums! When he is at home Andrew loves building with LEGO blocks. When he is older Andrew would like to drive a boat on Lake Malawi!

Sponsoring Andrew costs MWK 10,000.00, £11 or $14 per month. For more information about Andrew or to discuss sponsorship please contact us.

Davie

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Davie arrived at STEKA in January 2013. Davie is 13 years old and in standard 6 at HHI Primary School, where he loves studying science and English. In his free time, Davie enjoys playing football.

Davie enjoys playing football and hopes to be a soldier in the future.

Sponsoring Davie costs MWK 10,000.00, £11 or $14 per month or sponsoring his schooling costs MWK 2,000, £2 or $3 per year. For more information about Davie or to discuss sponsorship please contact us.

Innocent

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Innocent’s date of birth is unknown but he came to STEKA in 2013.

Innocent receives a scholarship to go to a private primary school and is in Standard 2. He loves colouring, art and listening to story books!

Sponsoring Innocent costs MWK 10,000.00, £11 or $14 per month. For more information about Innocent or to discuss sponsorship please contact us.

Chisomo

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Chisomo was born in 2009 and came to STEKA in 2010.

Chisomo has a talent for colouring and enjoys playing with the other children at STEKA. Chisomo is 6 years old and is in Standard 2 at Motessori Christian School, where he enjoys playing with his friends. Chisomo would like to be a pilot when he is older.

The cost of sponsoring Chisomo is MWK 10,000.00, £11 or $14 per month. For more information about Chisomo or to discuss sponsorship please contact us.

Themba

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Themba’s date of birth is unknown but he arrived at STEKA in 2015. He now enjoys going to STEKA nursery school, where he is learning to write his letters and numbers! Themba loves making toy cars out of things he finds in the garden and playing with his brothers and sisters at STEKA!

He says “I love STEKA because it makes me happy”.

The cost of sponsoring Themba is MWK 10,000.00, £11 or $14 per month. For more information about Themba or to discuss sponsorship please contact us.

Patrick

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Patrick was born in 2010 and came to STEKA in 2011.

Patrick enjoys playing football and is in Standard 3 at Montessori Christian Primary School.

He says, “I love my family because they let me go to school”.

The cost of sponsoring Patrick is MWK 10,000.00, £11 or $14 per month. For more information about Patrick or to discuss sponsorship please contact us.

Hassan

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Hassan’s date of birth is unknown but he arrived at STEKA in 2014. Hassan loves playing practical jokes and making the whole house laugh!

Hassan is in Standard 1 at Upladders Private Primary School. When he is older, Hassan would like to be a soldier. Hassan likes STEKA because he says he loves his father, Godknows.

The entire cost of sponsoring Hassan is MWK 10,000.00, £11 or $14 per month or sponsoring his schooling costs MWK 2,000, £2 or $3 per year. For more information about Hassan or to discuss sponsorship please contact us.

Mathews

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Mathews was about 5 years old when he came to STEKA in 2013. Mathews is in standard 3 at Montessori Christian School, where his favourite subject is Chichewa. When he is older, Matthews hopes to be a policeman.

The cost of sponsoring Matthews is MWK 10,000.00, £11 or $14 per month. For more information about Matthews or to discuss sponsorship please contact us.

January

January arrived at STEKA in 2010 and is now 15 years old. January is in standard 7 at HHI Primary school, where he loves studying maths. January hopes to be a bank accountant when he is older.

January enjoys playing football at home.

The entire cost of sponsoring January is MWK 10,000.00, £11 or $14 per month or sponsoring his schooling costs MWK 2,000, £2 or $3 per year. For more information about January or to discuss sponsorship please contact us.

Yosefe

Yosefe’s date of birth is unknown but he arrived at STEKA in 2011.

Yosefe is excelling at Upladders Primary School and is now in standard 8, his favourite subjects are English and Social Studies. When he is older, Yosefe hopes to be a doctor.

Please contact us if you would like more information or if you would like to sponsor Yoseph.

Phillip

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Phillip was born in 1999 and came to STEKA in 2011 aged 12.

Phillip is in standard 7 at HHI Primary school, where his favourite subject is agriculture.

Phillip like to play football and hopes to be a soldier in the future.

The cost of sponsoring Philip is MWK 10,000.00, £11 or $14 per month or sponsoring his schooling costs MWK 2,000, £2 or $3 per year. For more information about Philip or to discuss sponsorship please contact us.

Wisdom

Wisdom is five years old and is enjoying learning at STEKA Nursery School. His favourite thing to do at nursery is playing with building blocks. When he is older Wisdom would like to be a soldier!

Please contact us if you would like more information or if you would like to sponsor Wisdom.

Sponsoring Wisdom costs MWK 10,000.00, £11 or $14 per month. For more information about Wisdom or to discuss sponsorship please contact us.

Hope

Hope arrived at STEKA in August 2007 and is now 16 years old. Hope is in his last year at Nyambadwe Secondary School, where he loves learning English and IT. He wants to work with computers when he is older.

Whilst at home, Hope loves watching films and listening to music!

Sponsoring Hope costs MWK 10,000.00, £11 or $14 per month and his schooling costs a further MWK 10,000.00, £11 or $14 per month. For more information about Hope or to discuss sponsorship please contact us.

Samson

Samson is 14 years old and is in Standard 8 at Upladders Primary School. Samson loves studying English because he wants to be able to speak English fluently! In his free time Samson likes to read.

Samson would like to be a soldier when he is older. Samson says that he loves living at STEKA because he feels safe.

Blessings

Blessings is 10 years old and is in Standard 3 at HHI Primary School, where his favourite subject is maths. When Blessings is older he would like to be a pilot.

Blessings says he loves living at STEKA because he is now eating food!

Sponsoring Blessings costs MWK 10,000.00, £11 or $14 per month or sponsoring his schooling costs MWK 2,000, £2 or $3 per year. For more information about Blessings or to discuss sponsorship please contact us.

Raphael

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Raphael arrived at STEKA in 2016 and is around 5 years old. Raphael is loving learning at STEKA nursery school, particularly learning his colours and how to write! At home, Raphael is loving getting to know his new brothers and sisters and having lots of time to play with them!

Sponsoring Raphael costs MWK 10,000.00, £11 or $14 per month. For more information about Raphael or to discuss sponsorship please contact us.

Davie

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Davie arrived at STEKA in 2016 and is around 4 years old. Davie loves playing with toys and making things out of things he has found in the garden! Davie is enjoying learning lots of new thinks at STEKA Nursery School.

Sponsoring Davie costs MWK 10,000.00, £11 or $14 per month. For more information about Davie or to discuss sponsorship please contact us.

Chikondi

Chikondi arrived at STEKA in 2007, when he was 9 years old. Chikondi is now in form 4 at Nyambadwe Secondary School, where he enjoys Social Studies. After he has left school, Chikondi would like to train to be a welder.

In his spare time, Chikondi loves to play football.

Sponsoring Chikondi costs MWK 10,000.00, £11 or $14 per month and his schooling costs a further MWK 10,000.00, £11 or $14 per month. For more information about Chikondi or to discuss sponsorship please contact us.

Samuel

Samuel came to STEKA in April 2013.

Samuel is 18 years old and in standard 6 at HHI Primary School, where he loves learning maths! After school Samuel would like to be a soldier.

When at home, Samuel likes chatting with his brothers and sisters!

The cost of sponsoring Samuel is MWK 10,000.00, £11 or $14 per month or sponsoring his schooling costs MWK 2,000, £2 or $3 per year. For more information about Samuel or to discuss sponsorship please contact us.

Mphatso

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Mphatso is 10 years old and in standard 5 at Montessori Christian School, where he loves learning English. When he is older, Mphatso would like to be a pilot!

Mphatso enjoys playing football with his brothers at STEKA!

Sponsoring Mphatso costs MWK 10,000.00, £11 or $14 per month. For more information about Mphatso or to discuss sponsorship please contact us.

Charles

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Charles was born in 1994 and came to STEKA in 2007 aged 13.

Charles is currently attending night school, where he is enjoying learning science. In the future Charles would like to go to university.

Sponsoring Charles costs MWK 10,000.00, £11 or $14 per month. For more information about Charles or to discuss sponsorship please contact us.

Joseph

Joseph is 10 years old and in standard 6 at Upladders Private School, where he loves learning English because he enjoys speaking the language! When he grows up, Joseph would like to be a firefighter.

Joseph enjoys playing football, his favourite team is Chelsea.

Joseph says the best thing about STEKA is that he can go to school!

Nathan

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Nathan loves using his imagination and playing in the garden. Nathan attends Montessori Christian School and is enjoying improving his reading.

Sponsoring Nathan costs MWK 10,000.00, £11 or $14 per month. For more information about Nathan or to discuss sponsorship please contact us.

Elias

The cost of sponsoring Elias is MWK 10,000.00, £11 or $14 per month or sponsoring his schooling costs MWK 2,000, £2 or $3 per year. For more information about Elias or to discuss sponsorship please contact us.

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5 thoughts on “Boys

  1. Your boys are thriving Godknows. I admire you and Hellen beyond words for the wonderful way you care for your family. Psalm chapter 78 vs 1-8

  2. Spent a few weeks at Steka in October with my Mum. The people there are doing wonderful work and the children were all so happy.

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