Sakiya is a student from Somalia. She needs $900 to stay in school and is currently 16% toward her goal.

Raised $150 from 1 donor Needs $750

About

Sakiya has four brothers, two sisters, and lives with her father. Sakiya is an active person who enjoys playing sports, especially soccer with her younger brother. She also enjoys watching movies during the holidays, since she does not have time to watch movies when in school. Sakiya’s biggest challenge is learning English, but by continuing to speak and read in English she is working on improving her English ability. In the future, Sakiya hopes to be a doctor to help the poor.

Where your donation goes

Total $900
  • Tuition
    $900

Sakiya's Funding history

Year Grade Receipt Status
2018 Grade 9
2017 Grade 8

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