Country: Ghana Click on the country to learn more about it and the Children of Promise program there.
School Grade / Favorite Subject: 4th / English and Math
Language: Ga and English
Chores: Washing and sweeping
Monthly Family Income: $40
Father: Richard, a trader
Mother: Lydia, a trader
Siblings: 4 older brothers
Comments: Benedicta lives with her parents in a single room home made of wood and asbestos roofing. They use firewood to cook their food and they sleep on straw mats with a pillow.