July 24, 2004
Lydiah is one of eight children in her family. She has four brothers and three sisters. She lives with her mother and her siblings in a cement structure with a metal roof in Kamilo, Kenya. Lydiah is in grade six and likes English class the best. She works hard to get good grades. Mary would like to be able to continue her education and become a teacher someday. She wants to teach and guide children in the future. In her free time, Mary enjoys skipping rope with her friends. Sponsorship enables children to attend classes every day and provides the materials they need to get a good education. Sponsorship gives children the opportunity to grow up healthy, happy, and able to achieve their dreams.