Florence is from a small village called Laruko
which is located within a few steps from campus.
Florence lives with her father, mother, four
brothers, three sisters and her sister’s 4 children.
As a result of lack of funds, only one of her
sisters is educated to class eight.
During her admissions interview, Florence
named Catherine Loshakol, a Daraja student
from the same community, as her role model.
Throughout her interview, the administrators
noticed she exuded the conﬁdence and
intelligence to be a Daraja girl herself.
Florence has ﬁt naturally into the Daraja group.
She is at ease with the older girls , dives into
group activities, and is an enthusiastic player on
the soccer ﬁeld. She is also quickly gaining a
reputation a one of the best hair stylists among
Most importantly, Florence is dedicated to her
studies and thoroughly enjoys learning. She is
motivated by the desire to help others and to
improve her parents' living standards.