Dennis Murimi

  • Jomo KenyattaUniversity of Agriculture and Technology
  • Project:
  • Thoroko Nithi County
  • Mentors: Ken Otieno, Catherine Kaimenyi

Dennis is the last born of 3 children. His core values include honesty, respect and responsibility.  Dennis’s project is tree planting in Tharaka Nithi County.

 

Daisy Korir Chepng’eno

  • Multimedia University of Kenya, Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering
  • Project:
  • Bungoma
  • Mentors: Monicah Nyambura, Catherine Kaimenyi

Daisy is from a family of 9 with only a single parent.  She is dedicated to helping her mother and her siblings when she graduates from college.  She is also passionate about helping her community.  She has a reputation for being disciplined and hardworking.

Norah Okombo

  • Kenyatta University- Nursing
  • Project:
  • Homa Bay
  • Mentors: Eunita Akim, Catherine Kaimenyi

Norah is from a ingle parent family and has 7 siblings, she is the seventh born. She is passionate about helping the less fortunate and this has driven her project of helping women start a store to run.  Norah says, “My family believes strongly that one can only grow by empowering others….I am a personal strong moral of conduct and self-disciplined which has helped me in choosing what I do wisely… Moreover, I am an assertive person who believes in making personal decision without being swayed by people or circumstances surrounding me.”

 

Robert Maina Baaru

  • University of Nairobi, Engineering
  • Project:
  • Nakuru
  • Mentors: Justus Salach, Catherine Kaimenyi

Robert is the first born in a family of two children.  His mother is a local farmer in Nakuru County, Subukia and his father is a hawker in Nairobi but lives in Ruiru. His high school fees were paid by well wishers including a bishop as well as CDF and government bursaries. He is involved in mentorship in Subukia primary school. He received a mean grade of an A- and was among the best students in Kiambu County.