Kandise’s father died of HIV AIDS in 2001. He left the widow and four orphaned children. Kandice has got three brothers who used to live at Bethany but their behaviors did not comply with the Bethany rules of good behavior and hard work so they had to be reintegrated back to their mom. Her mother is also infected by HIV virus and may die any time. That is why she asked Bethany if they could help look after Kandice even when she dies, her daughter will be in good hands.