It is in the Kabiria neighborhood that you’ll find Bramwel’s family. It is a buzzing area and people are busy doing their various work to make ends meet. They live in a single-room house made of iron sheets and timber. Bramwel’s parents are casual laborers and what they get from the hustle is what they use to feed the family. The going is tough for the family but they are optimistic that things will be well soon.
The child comes from a humble background and this is enough motivation for him to do well in life. He’s therefore, promised himself to work hard in his education and therefore, be able to transform his life and that of his family for the better. We can both agree that this will be of great help to the child. In the meantime, this good life is to be realized from this humble background. The child sleeps on a sofa at one end of the room while the parents sleep on the only existing bed in the house. They fetch water from the nearest water vendor at Ksh. 10 for domestic use. The family shares a washroom with their neighbors because their house is not self-contained.
The child is a grade seven student at Cornerstone Academy. When he gets a sponsor, the child will be able to join Jagiet Academy which is one of our focus schools, and therefore be able to benefit from quality education. He loves school and is really bothered by the fact that he is usually sent home from school due to school fee arrears. He says that when given a sponsorship opportunity, he is going to use it for the best and get good grades so that he can be able to transform his life for the better through education. His best subjects are Mathematics and Science. The child loves playing soccer with his friends when he is free. He dreams of becoming a Scientist in the future and being able to invent lots of things.