Jamilla, age 4

Jamilla loves nursery school very much but is regularly sent home due to a lack of school fees.  She lives with her mum, dad and five siblings but sadly they lack basic necessities.  They have been in abject poverty since their father was a victim of a robbery attack two years ago which resulted him...

Lucy, age 13

Lucy is in class 6 of primary school but is regularly sent home due to lack of fees. She lives with her mum and 2 siblings in a small rental house which they struggle to pay the rent for.  Her mum works very hard doing casual jobs around the neighbourhood such as washing clothes and...

Damaris, age 11

11 year old Damaris is in primary 4 and dreams one day of becoming a Doctor.  However, she worries that she might not get the chance to work for her dream due to regularly being sent home from school and missing important class time. Her parents work hard to put food on the table and...

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