"My name is BEATRICE. I am 9 years old and from Eldoret, Kenya. I like going to school because I like reading, playing, and singing. When I grow up, I would like to be a doctor."
Age: 9 (August 10, 2008)
Cost: $436 /yr ($36.33 /mo) for tuition, boarding, and food
Situation: Beatrice’s mother, Mercy, is mentally challenged and has two children. The whole family lives with Beatrice’s grandmother, who has 4 children. They live on a two acre piece of land and count on odd jobs to feed the family. Beatrice would be very grateful for a sponsor and an opportunity to go to school.