"My name is MARK. I am 11 years old and from Eldoret, Kenya. I like going to school because I am excited to be sponsored. When I grow up, I would like to be a bishop."
Age: 11 (November 5, 2005)
Hobby: Football & Bball
Hero: His father
Cost: $436 /yr ($36.33 /mo) for tuition, boarding, and food
Situation: Mark is in a family of seven kids plus two children that the family takes care of. They live on one acre of land. His father is a pastor at many local churches and his mother is a housewife. Two children are in high school and three are in elementary school, the others are not old enough to go to school. Sometimes they have to pick which children will be going to school for that year. Mark is one of the top students in his class when he gets to go to school.