Expanding Opportunities for girls in rural Kenya

Expanding Opportunities for girls in rural Kenya

Expanding Opportunities partners with the fantastic work being done at a school in the heart of remote Samburuland in rural Kenya. Here there are teachers and headmaster, Kiboi Maina, are dedicated to protecting and empowering the girls who express an interest in attending school. By raising awareness about these girls, Expanding Opportunities helps to raise boarding fees and living allowances to keep these girls in school. Because of the nomadic pastoralist lifestyle which the Samburu people lead, boarding school is the only way for these girls to have a consistent education, and often the only way to ensure that they do not fall pregnant at a young age. 

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