October 28, 2010
Lawson lives with his parents in a two-room cement block structure that his family shares with others in Wa, located in the Upper West Region of Ghana. He is in grade one at St. Don Bosco Special School and his favourite subject is Art. He likes to play ball games with his friends. Lawson faces learning challenges. At home, he is responsible for sweeping and helping with other chores. At the WaDeaf Sponsor Site, the school for the deaf helps children integrate into their communities by providing them with an education and practical skills for livelihood development.