Profile of - Ruphina M.

The future lawyer fights for women's rights.
“I want to sponsor young girls to join primary school and others to continue with their secondary education.”
Ruphina is a 13 year old girl from Jiwe Leupe, Kenya.
Parents: Mother:self employed, father:casual labour
Ambition: Wants to defend female rights and encourage girls to continue their education.
Hobby: Singing, dancing, listening to music and swimming
KCPE : 354

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Ruphina's Story

Ruphina is a girl from Jiwe Leupe, Kenya.

She wants to become a lawyer to defend female rights. She envisions making a difference by not only sponsoring young girls to continue their primary and secondary educations, but also building schools in her community to promote education.

As extracurricular activities, Ruphina enjoys singing, dancing, and listening to music. In Secondary School she hopes to learn more about computers, business, and geography.

Her father is a casual laborer and her mother is self-employed, selling fried potatoes. She also has 5 siblings.

Ruphina is strong academically, ranking among the 10% best students of her primary school graduation year.

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