Fullname: Needful Children Association for the Rescue of the Street, the Vulnerable and the Less Privileged Children (ARSVLPC) Needful Children
Category: Humanitarian Award- Child Education
Nominee's Bio: Needful Children is an Association that works with the streets , the Vulnerable and the Less Privileged Children in Cameroon with the main objective to stop children from going into the streets and equally remove the young ones who are already in the streets. This Association was created in November 2016 and has carried out the following activities; -Visited two orphanages in Douala with food and clothing. - Visited a leprosy center with food items and clothing - Visited the Cameroonian refugee camp in Nigeria with food items and sanitation pads. - Educated and sensitized over 1000 children on the dangers of roaming the streets. - Paid to school fees of 26 children. - Offered encouragement prizes 620 potential school dropouts in order to encourage them to continue with their education no matter the difficulties. - Educated and sensitized over 6000 children on child sexual abuse in partnership with speak out Africa. -Educated and sensitized over 2000 parents on their parental responsibility.