Marion was born in 2009 and her parents Joyce and Simon work as labourers on a small plot of land. The family is very poor and are unable to provide the daily necessities for the children, let alone give them an education. Marion is allowed at school by director Erickanah despite not paying fees.
W iden was born in 2011 and his parents Damaris and Dennis work as farm labourers when they can find a job. They desperately want Widen to get an education, an opportunity which was denied to them. However they struggle financially to keep him in school.