"My name is BRENDA. I am 9 years old and from Eldoret, Kenya. I like going to school because I like taking English and Christian Religious Education. When I grow up, I would like to be a doctor."
Age: 9 (November 26, 2008)
Hobby: Playing ball
Hero: Her mother
Cost: $436 /yr ($36.33 /mo) for tuition, boarding, and food
Situation: Brenda’s mother, Eunice, is a single mother of 6 children with two sets of twins. Brenda and her twin are
the second oldest children. Eunice works odd jobs in order to feed for the family and they live in a rented home. Brenda’s mother had to drop out of school in the 7th grade due to a lack of money to pay mandatory school fees. Brenda would be very grateful for a sponsor and an opportunity to go to school.