"My name is NICKSON. I am 12 years old and from Eldoret, Kenya. I like going to school because I can learn, read, and play. When I grow up, I would like to be a pilot."
Age: 12 (October 21, 2004)
Hobby: Football (Soccer)
Hero: His teacher John
Cost: $414.08 /yr (34.51 /mo) for tuition, boarding, and food
Situation: Nickson has a single mother and two siblings. He is the oldest of the three. His mother has no land and is jobless at the moment. She rents a one bedroom place and must currently depend on people to give her money for support. She is searching for a job, but has been unable to provide for Nickson's schooling.