November 19, 2007
Brian is one of five children in his family. He has two brothers and two sisters. He lives with his mother and his siblings in a one-room timber structure that has an earthen floor and a metal roof, in Maua, Kenya. Brian is in grade one at Rikiau Primary School and his favourite subjects are Kiswahili and English. He enjoys playing football with his friends. At home, he is responsible for collecting firewood for his family. Brian would like to become a doctor when he grows up. At the Meru Sponsor Site, the Good Shepherd Sisters ensure that children receive a quality education and basic health care. They provide a meal through a school nutrition program supported by Chalice's eRoots Agricultural Program.