Masinga Girls Secondary School is in one of the most drought-prone and poverty stricken regions of Kenya. The average household income is less than $1000, making the $500 annual cost of High School unaffordable for many families.
One Girl Can partnered with Masinga School in 2016 to offer scholarships for local girls. We identified a strong need for additional investment in buildings to alleviate overcrowding and provide safety and dignity for the students.
Building of a washroom facility in progress: