"My name is DAISY. I am 11 years old and from Eldoret, Kenya. I like going to school because I want an education. When I grow up, I would like to be a pilot."
Age: 11 (July 22, 2005)
Hero: Kenya's Deputy President
Cost: $414.08 /yr (34.51 /mo) for tuition, boarding, and food
Situation: Daisy is the daughter of a single mother. They live on government land, and can be kicked off at anytime. She has one sibling. Her mother lives with Daisy's grandparents who have 10 kids themselves. There are five grandchildren that live there too. Daisy's sister has special needs and her mother cannot provide school for either child. They have been sent home from school because they could not pay 40 cents.