Virginia is a student from Kenya. She needs $500 by January 1, 2019 to stay in school and is currently 20% toward her goal.

Raised $100 from 1 donor Needs $400

About

Virginia is the first-born child in a family of four. Her father is a casual laborer while her mother is a housewife. After doing her final exam in 2015 and scoring well, Virginia could not join secondary school since her parents could not afford the fees. Her parents wanted her to get employed as house help. Her hopes of becoming a doctor and help people in need was diminishing. She decided to repeat grade eight and she emerged the best in her school. Her success was not without challenges. She lacked kerosene to study at night and could only use her daytime to study. Most of the time she was sent home due to lack of payment for school levies. Virginia is outgoing and determined to go against all odds to achieve her dreams.

Where your donation goes

Total $500
  • Boarding
    $0
  • Activities
    $25
  • Activity Fee
    $0
  • Boarding & Food
    $0
  • Medical
    $0
  • Activity Fee
    $0
  • Tuition
    $275
  • Books And Supplies
    $0
  • Other
    $0
  • Boarding Fees And Food
    $0
  • Food And Boarding
    $200
  • Uniform
    $0
  • School Fees
    $0
  • Caution Money
    $0

Virginia's Funding history

Year Grade Receipt Status
2019 Form 3
2018 Form 2
2017 Form 1

Journal

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Greetings,
I hope you are all fine. Am also too.I am happy to be back home alive and kicking.I will really help my parent to do home courses . Thank you for the great support you have been giving me since i was in form one up to the end of form two. May God bless you all.
Greetings,
I am glad to inform you that, i am going back to school to continue with my studies. I will work hard to achieve my target this term.I hope the term will be well and all the activities will also be well.I thank you for the great support you have given me by paying my school fees and i also request you to continue supporting me. May God bless you all for the support you have given me. Amen.
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