Jamison is the second born of five children. He has three brothers and one sister. He lives with his mother who sells charcoal to earn money. The father is separated from the family. There is no running water or electricity in his home. He is the first in his family to attend secondary school. He lives in Area 23 and walks to school due to lack of money. It takes him one hour to walk to school. Transportation is a challenge as well as lack of books. Studying is difficult due to no electricity. Jamison enjoys playing football (soccer). He has a special talent of writing poems.

Jamison receives good grades and has won a Top 10 Award at his school. He is the timekeeper on the student council. He preaches sometimes in his church. His future goal is to become a reverend. Jamison would appreciate support from Good Soil Partners to pay his fees and provide important materials.

Jamison R. Update!

Jamison has been doing very well in school this term! He has been studying hard for his MSCE exam. The MSCE exam is taken at the end of the school year and is a deciding factor in whether he can go to college, so he has been working very hard towards that! Jamison has high hopes that he will attend college.

He has such an outgoing spirit about him and because of that, he attracts many friends and is a joy to be around! He has more peace in his life knowing that if he continues to prioritize his studies that he will keep is GPS scholarship and reach his goals!

 

Frequently Asked Questions

How long will I sponsor the same student?

Length of sponsorship for a student is your choice. We are thankful for the donations we receive. Good Soil Partners would be grateful to receive sponsorship of a student that follows her/him through their education either in secondary or college/higher education.  It would be great if you could help a child from their teenage years all the way through to them being productive adults thriving and helping the future of Malawi succeed.

What does my donation go toward?

Your donation will go toward student tuition, we support children in Secondary (High) Schools, in National Schools and Colleges. All of these students were chosen based on their high academic abilities, passing government exams and an application process completed by Good Soil Partners Board of Directors and local advisory person. The costs involved for each student ranges based on their particular circumstances, some of the things we provide are; tuition, room and board, food, school supplies and fees, school uniforms, computer, leadership training, as well as career & development opportunities.

Are other people sponsoring the same child?

People may be sponsoring the same child depending on your total donation and the cost of the students school and examination fees, school supplies, school uniforms and basic needs of secondary students. College students may also have more than one sponsor due to cost of tuition fees, stipend for boarding and food, writing materials and a computer.

Will my sponsored child write to me?

If you choose to sponsor a student, you will receive updates on a quarterly basis from the website.

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How Does Sponsoring a Student Work?

Every donation to a child supports their educational development, daily necessities like food and housing, leadership training, and career guidance. We’ve made it simple as 1,2,3

I see it as a privilege to be part of the GSP scholarship program as I do not only benefit tuition fees but also the leadership and entrepreneurship training programs. Through GSP I feel I will become a better leader and citizen. Thanks to GSP I am where I am now.
Alepha Kaferekudowa
Good Soil Partner Student
To GSP, my words cannot be enough to express my gratitude for the impact that you are doing in Malawi. Through your help, I am now able to help my siblings and family with some basic needs and I am now looking forward to helping more and more people so that through me they can realize their potential.
Saidi Smoke
Good Soil Partner Student & Graduate
It is a great feeling seeing myself achieve my goals of being at the university while GSP is handling my tuition and other school necessities. What a big impact GSP is having in my life and my family who can not afford my college expenses. I am grateful to GSP for the impact they are making
Amos Chipata
Good Soil Partner Student