our students in the Sponsorship program 2015 - 2016
GUMATHO JOAN DOKHLE
PARENTS: Barichayo Dokhle and Malbiyo Dokhle
PARENTS’ OCCUPATION: Gumatho's mother is the only provider; she owns a small food kiosk
GUMATHO’S ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE:
KCPE scores: total score of 280 (out of 500; average score = 250)
FUTURE GOALS: Gumatho dreams of becoming a doctor; she also intends to help her mother provide for the education of her younger siblings.
ROSE BICHEYA SAHADO
FAMILY: Rose is youngest of six children; she has three brothers and two sisters and lives in Korr. Her mother is deceased. She is the only child in the family to attend school.
ROSE’S ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE: KCPE score: 306
ANTonella Ahatho Eisimbaltor
FAMILY: Antonella lives in Kargi. Antonella is one of six siblings, three brothers and two sisters. Her mother is deceased.
ROSE’S ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE: KCPE score: 309
Anita AHATHO Adhiya
FAMILY: Anita lives in Korr. Her father is deceased.
ANITA'S ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE: KCPE score: 336
FUTURE GOALS: Journalist
FAMILY: Bilayo is one of nine children, only three of whom were able to attend a school; Bilayo is the only girl in the family to attend a school
BILAYO’S ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE: Bilayo has had to drop out of school many times due to an inability to afford tuition; however, she has just cleared primary school and is dependent upon receiving a sponsorship to move on to secondary school
FUTURE PLANS: To become a lawyer
NAOMI NABORE ILIMO
PARENTS: Adibaryo Ilimo - Mother
Siblings: One sister, two brothers. Nabore is the youngest and the second one to attend school.
Attends Chogoria Girls Secondary School in Meru, Kenya
PARENTS: Mzungu - Mother
Lives in Loglogo.Kena has three brothers.
DAVid ltejeson galgithele
SOURCE OF INCOME: David is dependent on his grandmother, who is elderly and lives in poverty
DAVID'S ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE: KCPE score: total score of 325 (out of 500; average score = 250)
FUTURE GOALS: To educate his siblings and support his grandmother; once his grandmother passes away, he intends to assume the role of the main guardian of his siblings (he would be their only remaining relative)
JEREMIAH RIJRA LAKADAA
PARENTS: Shiloi Lekadaa and Emale Lekadaa
PARENTS’ OCCUPATION: Pastoralism; but his family has very few livestock and are unable to afford daily living expenses (let alone secondary education)
JEREMIAH’S ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE:
KCPE scores: ENG 55C+, KIS 58C+, MAT 75A-, SCI 59C+, SSR 57C+, Total 304 (out of 500)
Jeremiah is #1 in his class; however, because his parents were unable to pay for secondary schools fees, he had to repeat classes for three years
FUTURE GOALS: To return to his community to improve access to educational opportunities, medical services, and food
Linda Faridah LENYASUNYA
Age 16, Attended Logologo Primary School
She has two siblings
KCPE score of 306 out of possible 500
14 years old with two brothers and five sisters
Her parents are a poor preacher and a housewife.
Future goals: To become a doctor