Prior to 2014, Angela and her family lived a fairly comfortable life. Then their father passed away, and things took a turn for the worse. With no one to provide for her family, Angela’s mom had to step up to the plate. She had to resort to looking for menial
Gloria is a brilliant and outspoken young girl from Makueni area. She recently sat for her primary exit examinations and scored a strong B grade. This is despite the challenges she has gone through.
Her mother left her and her brother when they were very young. Her father has struggled
Cynthia is a form one student at Mugoiri Girls High School. Her mother is a day laborer in Muranga. Consistent work is hard to come by, especially now due to the pandemic. Cynthia’s mother also looks after her grandmother, who is unwell. All of these factors have forced Cynthia to […]
Throughout his time in primary school, Ian looked up to and was inspired by his teachers the most. He loved how knowledgeable his teachers seemed to be about every subject under the sun, and how they patiently guided Ian and his classmates through their learning. Ian’s interactions with his teachers […]
The fourth born in a family of five children, Antony and his siblings are orphans. His father passed away in 2015 and his mother in 2017, throwing the family into a tailspin. His eldest sister, who has a family of her own, took in her siblings. Unfortunately, she wasn’t financially […]
A few years ago, Zakayo’s mother left him and his sibling under the care of his grandmother and went on to search for greener pastures in another town. She promised to send whatever money she made back to her children and their grandmother to help care for them. At first, […]