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. With no government funding, 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: