"My name is BENSON. I am 11 years old and from Eldoret, Kenya. I like going to school because I like studying. When I grow up, I would like to be a teacher."
Hobby: Football (Soccer)
Hero: Mr. Letting (teacher)
Cost: $436 /yr ($36.33 /mo)
for tuition, boarding, and food
Situation: Both of Benson’s parents have died of HIV and AIDS, leaving behind 9 children. The children are Gladys (dropped out of class 7), Victor (dropped out of class 7), Brian (class 6), Abiud (class 6), Dennis (class 6), Benson, Hillary (class 3), Lilian (class 3), and John (baby class). They live on land owned by the tea estates as squatters. Benson would be very grateful for a sponsor and an opportunity to go to school.