Steve Ochieng he is sixth born among seven. The mother is a widow and peasant farmer who takes care of other kids too who have no family leaving her with no money for Steve’s education.
Fidel Castro Kasam is in grade 3. He is a last born. The father is sick and the mother is a small scale business lady hence they cannot raise enough money to help Fidel purse his education.
Wenrooney is a 9 year old boy whose father died when he was a baby. His mother does her best to provide a place to sleep and food to eat so an education will not be in Wenrooney’s future.
John Garang Otieno is in class 4 and wants to be a pilot. Although both parents are alive they have no means to care for John or his siblings so he is now living with his grandmother. John is getting old enough that he can no longer afford to miss school without it hindering his chance of one day going to high school.
Brian Ochuodho is in class 3 and wants to be a lawyer. His father died in Aug 2017 leaving behind Brian and his four siblings. His mother is doing what she can to provide for the family but education is beyond her means for the kids.