"My name is MERCY. I am 10 years old and from Eldoret, Kenya. I like going to school because I like reading. When I grow up, I would like to be a lawyer."
Hobby: Net ball
Hero: Head Master Bungel
Cost: $436 /yr ($36.33 /mo)
for tuition, boarding, and food
Situation: Mercy’s father died of cancer in 2009 and her mother died from a heart attack in 2015. They left behind 4 children, Nancy (dropped out of Form 2), Duncan (class 6), Winnie (Form 2), and Mercy. They live on a 3 acre piece of land. Nancy, the eldest sister who is 19 years old, takes care of the family. Nancy had to drop out of school to do casual jobs to take care of the family. Mercy would be very grateful for a sponsor and an opportunity to go to school.