The status of the house in which Joab lives with his single father, clearly indicates the level of poverty in this home.
He is currently a form 4 student at kapiyo secondary school but without sponsorship, he will not be able to go back to school.
Joab is living with a single father.
Joab were is 21 years old living with the father Jeremiah Awara in Alara village Kapiyo South West Sakwa. The mother Margret Achieng succumbed to a long illness.
He has one brother Elly Awana who does odd jobs for a living.
The father is a peasant farmer earning USD 110 annually.
The father is a peasant farmer earning Kenya shillings 11200 annually. From his income he is not able to adequately take care of the family needs. The status of the house in which they live clearly indicates the level of poverty in this home.
Joab is a bright boy.
He went to Kagwa Primary School where he had an impressive academic record. He is currently in form 4 at kapiyo secondary school where he has shown extraordinary academic potential.
For USD 207 annually Joab has a chance to be in school.
It costs Kenya shillings 21120 annually to support Joab through Secondary education. He will need two years of support to be through with his secondary education.