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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.

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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
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  • Food And Boarding
    $200
  • Uniform
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  • School Fees
    $0
  • Caution Money
    $0

Virginia's Funding history

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

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Hello..........,
Am really happy because am going back to school tomorrow when i am fine. I hope you are all fine. The Easter holiday was very nice.I tried to do my best by helping my parents during the home duties.Am going to work hard so as to score better and improve my grade.


THANK YOU FOR THE GREAT SUPPORT YOU HAVE GIVEN ME .
GOD BLESS YOU ALL..
Hello........,
Am very happy to been back home for April vacation. The term one activities has been nice and good to me there back at school. I have been working hard to achieve my best. Since it is during the rainy season i am expecting to help my parents during the planting sections.

Am really happy for the great support you have been giving me since i was in form one and am really working harder and harder to score better
God bless you all.
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