Did you ever wonder what would cause someone to want to start an orphanage? Watch as co-founder Pastor Lucius Bruyning recounts the story and provides a unique perspective into Alpha Children's Home.

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Meet Elizabeth B.


Elizabeth's Siblings

Markquincie B.

Photos Elizabeth Is In

The kids gettings books and bookbags Elizabeth receiving new clothes The Kids Playing Games with our Founder (Lucius Bruyning)

Videos Elizabeth Is In

Blog Posts Elizabeth Is In

Our Web Developer's Trip To Guyana Day 1

I am the web developer here at the Alpha Children's Home and I live in the United States (Not Guyana). About 2 months ago me and my mom went down…

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Our Web Developer's Trip To Guyana Day 2

Sunday Auntie Joyce got up early and baked bread. We had homemade bread for breakfast along with tea. It was delicious. On Sunday we went to church.

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Our Web Developers Trip To Guyana Day 4

Tuesday The boys would wake me up at 5:30 am. Once awakened, I would go into Mom's room to go back to sleep. I crawled onto the big pile…

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Our Web Developers Trip To Guyana Day 5

Almost everyday we would stop by Pastor Lucius' kitchen, down the hall from our room, and try some of the fruit Pastor Lucius purchased. Almost inevitably, we would be joined…

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Elizabeth is one of four siblings who were rescued by Alpha Children's Home after their mother passed away of AIDS. She is truly a sweetheart but, sadly, Elizabeth is HIV positive. We have no information as to where and who the father is. Elizabeth her siblings were suffering at the hands of relatives, who thought it was not their responsibility to care for them. There are slowly adjusting into their new home here at Alpha. We need your support to help sustain these children.

Get to Know Elizabeth Better

Age 17

Born April 4, 1995

Favorite subject in school

Theatre/arts, mathematics and English

Least favorite subject in school


Favorite colors

Pink & Yellow

If Elizabeth could wish for three things she would wish for her family to come back together, travel outside of Guyana to other countries like Canada, America (New York), Barbados, and other countries and her own computer

If Elizabeth could spend one day doing anything she would read her bible and pray.

What would you like to be when you grow up?

To become a lawyer

Elizabeth likes to cook. She wants to be either a lawyer or a teacher when she grows up.

What is your favorite food?

I don't really have a favorite food but I do like cereal.

If Elizabeth could change anything and make it better she would change herself.

Do you like yourself?


Elizabeth wants to celebrate her birthday by inviting freinds and having a cook out.

Grade in School

Grade 11

If you could wish for something what would you wish for?

My family to come back together