Silvia was born to a father with three wives and a total of 18 children. The family sells milk and prepares tea one day a week to sell at the market. Silvia’s father, who is unemployed, married off Silvia’s sisters at early ages for their dowries. Silvia faced the same fate until MGEF began funding her education in September 2010.
Date of Birth: 12/27/2000
Started Program: September 2010
Start Grade: 3rd Grade (Class 3)
Current Grade: 9th Grade (Class 9)
School: Oldonyo Onyokie Girls Secondary School