Elias Loning’o Saitoti
- Gender: Male
- Location: Tanzania
- Child ID: TZ050100436
- Birthday: Oct 23, 2013
- Center: Baptist Church Olmotonyi
Hobbies and Sport
- Learning about God
- Listening to Bible Stories
- Singing Songs
- Art or Drawing
- Group Games
- Hide and Seek
Project: TZ-501, Olmotonyi Baptist Student Center
Where he lives:
Olmotonyi, 11 km west of Arusha, Tanzania
Your sponsored child lives in the hills of Olmotonyi, home to approximately 85,000 residents. Typical houses are constructed of dirt floors, mud walls, and thatch roofs. The primary ethnic group is Maasai and the most commonly spoken languages are Maasai and Swahili.
The regional diet consists of maize, beef, green vegetables and beans.
Common health and other problems in this area:
include skin diseases, malaria, and HIV/AIDS. Most adults in Olmotonyi are unemployed but some work as subsistence farmers and earn the equivalent of $8 per month. This community needs vocational training centers.
Benefits from your Sponsorship:
Your sponsorship allows the staff of Olmotonyi Baptist Student Center to provide your sponsored child with Bible teaching, medical exams, nutritious food, hygiene education, field trips, talent shows, and scholastic materials. The center staff will also provide health and hygiene education for the parents or guardians of your sponsored child.