“My name can be Mercline as well as I am in grade 8. I am 13 years old. I could like to say about my story. According to my family the item can be hard to get school fees as well as since I started out my school I just started out by learning. I also chose to play tennis because I play tennis in order for the item to improve my future producing sure that will I can help my parents as well as if for example if I don’t have anything, they (Sadili / Girl Power) can help me so I can get what I need”.
“My dad does juakali, my dad used to work with those iron sheets. If he sells them, he gets money in order for him to help us. My mum makes stones for cooking. I could like to be in secondary next year, form one, producing sure that will I can remove some stress related to my parents. When we all sit at home we are not happy because they are just quarrelling or they not talking to one another”.
“I could like to say that will in our home the item can be hard to get some things. the item can be hard to get school fees to pay for school. the item can be hard to get food. the item can be hard for my parents to get money, for them to provide us with what we need. I could like to tell you producing sure that will you may help me producing sure that will I can get education as well as learn how to protect myself as well as my family”.
Written by Hannah Collins, volunteer at Girl Power
Approved by Dr Liz Odera, Director at Sadili Oval Sports Academy