"My name is EUGINE. I am 13 years old and from Eldoret, Kenya. I like going to school because it allows me to have a bright future. When I grow up, I would like to be a pilot."
Age: 13 (June 2004)
Hero: Puis Metto
Cost: $436 /yr ($36.33 /mo)
for tuition, boarding, and food
Situation: Eugine’s mother, Joyce, is a single mother of 3 kids (Eugene- class 5, Fredrick- class 2, Bravin- 4 years old). They live in a rented apartment and she sells vegetables to provide for the family. Eugene would be very grateful for a sponsor and an opportunity to go to school.