Monica Anyango Magak
County: Homa Bay
Monica is the first born in a family of five and lives with both of her parents and three siblings. Her mother is a housewife and her father works as an artisan.
The teachers in Monica’s primary school pooled their resources to support her through her primary education. Her favourite subject is English and she loves reading, as well as riding bicycles and swimming during her free time. She would like to be an accountant in future.
Through hard work and determination, Monica scored 383 marks out of the possible 500 marks in the Kenya Certificate of Primary Education (K.C.P.E) examination.
Due to the recommendation from her Head teacher, pastor and local Chief, she gained admission to Starehe Girls’ Centre as a sponsored student.