Shadrack is a student from Kenya. He needs $500 to stay in school and is currently 25% toward his goal.

Raised $125 from 2 donors Needs $375

About

Shadrack is the last-born child in a family of six. Most of his siblings dropped out of school. His parents are old and unable to do manual work. Shadrack was born weak and this delayed him from joining school. Though with a small body stature he is older than his peers. His dream is to become an electrical engineer to be able to help people in his village access electricity.

Where your donation goes

Total $500
  • Food
    $110
  • Boarding
    $140
  • Other
    $30
  • Uniform
    $100
  • Tuition
    $120

Shadrack's Funding history

Year Grade Receipt Status
2021 Form 2
2020 Form 2
2019 Form 1

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MWENDE!

Hi shedrack!
Am very glad to hear that you are working very hard.Keep up the sky is the limit.
Keep working extra harder.
Byeeeeeeeeeeeee.,
Hello Sharon,
Great greetings too,I am still benefiting through the on line classes.As we have been participating in the mentor series it has been very helpful for us since we are able to know the challenges in some of careers and also the advantages.Since I changed my career from electrical engineer to law ,I liked how the advocate said.I am still working extra since I understand it is through working extra one can succeed.At home we have a farm where we grow maize,beans and other crops we are still preparing that farm waiting for rain season.

I am still reading so as to achieve the goals.
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