September 2020 -Thanks to the generous donation from Joanne Schulz and Keith Frasier, Melvin has been re-enrolled into school for the 2020/2021 school year. He is in the 1st grade this year and still wants to be a police officer when he grows up. He continues to live with his father.
October 2019: Thanks to the generous donation from Dan & Brookh Lyons, Melvin has been re-enrolled into school for the 2019-2020 school year.
June 2019: We are pleased to announce that Melvin was promoted from K1 to K2 this year. Mandy, thank you for your sponsorship and giving your student a gift of education.
2018: Meet Melvin Garner, who has been generously sponsored by Mandy Verda and family. He is 6 years old and in the kindergarten1 this year. He lives in Paynesville, Liberia with his father. Since the death of Melvin’s mother, his father been has been having a difficult time supporting his family. Melvin’s interests are playing soccer and he hopes to be a police officer when he grows up.