Born and raised in rural Kenya, Dinel’s parents often struggled to feed their children. Despite the desperate situation at home, Dinel was able to finish her primary schooling, though she often had to miss class in order to help her family get by. Dinel was helped by her
At only 14 years old, Carol demonstrates a drive to succeed beyond that of most other kids her age. She was a well-respected leader in her primary school, and is recognized by her Catholic church leaders as a very dedicated young lady who spends a lot of time at the
Hildah is the oldest of 4 children born to a single mother. Her mother serves as house help in Nakuru, where she earns a living by doing people’s laundry. She is not able to live with her children, as she is constantly moving from place to place in search of
Peter and his four siblings lost their mother when he was just two years old, and their father abandoned them not long after. As such, the family have lived at Dream Children’s Home for the past 13 years, where Peter, the youngest of the five, has taken it
Confident, smart, and beautiful are just a few words to describe Purity. This recent class 8 graduate is determined to become the best version of herself, and she knows that education is the only way to achieve this goal.
Purity is the top girl at Dream Children’s Home.
Grace refers to education as “the light of my life.” As an active participant in the goings-ons of her community, she is well-aware of the challenges that many people in her society face. Grace loves to help those less fortunate than her; she can often be found mentoring
Travis’s cousins, Leon and Kelvin, have already found help through Moja Tu to continue their secondary educations. Now that he has graduated from primary school, Travis is ready to find a sponsor of his own to help him with school fees and encourage him to do his best
One of the many bright minds living at Sons of Manaseh Children’s Home, Faith is looking for someone to help her continue her education through the secondary, and eventually university, levels. According to Faith, education is vital not only for the knowledge you gain about many different subjects,
Born and raised in the slums of Nairobi, Maria managed to finish her primary and secondary schooling, though her attendance was always on and off. Her parents are both day laborers who had no means to keep both Maria and her sister in school. The family depended on
Charles is a standard 8 pupil at Real Peak Education Center in Nairobi. He attained a mean grade of 392 out of 500 marks in his last round of exams, making him a strong contender in the upcoming KCPE exams.
Like most candidates sitting their exams this year,