February 22, 2007
Carrington is one of six children in his family. He has three brothers and two sisters. He lives with his parents and siblings in a brick house that has mud floors and a metal roof, in Mpika, Zambia. Carrington is in grade three at Chikwanda Primary School and his best subject is Math. His favourite activities are playing soccer and other games with his friends. At home, he is responsible for collecting water and watering the family's garden. Carrington thinks he would like to become a police officer someday. At the Serenje Sponsor Site, the Sisters of Mary Immaculate provide children with school fees and materials, as well as improved nutrition. Parents and guardians attend business training workshops to learn how to supplement their incomes.