Shirleen was born in 2010 and her father abondoned the family when she was still a toddler and has not been heard from since, Her mother Lydia sells tomatoes in the street market, but frequently they go without basic food when sales are not good. The school curently supplies Shirleen with her iniform.
Daisy was born in 2011 and she has two brothers Derrick and Delmas. Her father died when she was 3 years old and her mother, Sophia, finds whatever casual work she can to try and put food on the table. The school currently provides Daisy with a uniform.
Ivy was born in 2010 and lives with her mother Evelyn. Her father left before Ivy was born and has not been heard from since. Evelyn works as casual labour on farms picking tea, ploughing, weeding and any other work she can find to provide for the two of them. The school currenty provides Ivy's uniform.
Millicent was born in 2012 and lives with her mother Zipporah. Millicent was born when Zipporah was still at school. Millicent is a clever and imaginative young girl with ample potential if she is allowed/enabled to flourish. Her mother works as a tea picker and earns a meagre wage to support the two of them.
Dennis Ombogo Makori
Dennis was born in 2008. He has two sisters, Vinick and Divinah, two step-brothers Fred and Dennis and one brother Justin. His parents Hellen and Jared are peasant farmers with a small plot of land, which is too small to yield sufficient produce to support the family adeqautely.