Sharon is eight years old and is in second grade. Her favorite subject is math because she likes solving problems. She wants to become a pilot when she grows up. Her father works as a farm laborer when there is work, but it Is often difficult to find work and he struggles to pay her and her three siblings’ school fees. Lately, due to the poor economy and drought in Kenya, her father has not been able to pay her fees and, without a sponsor, she will not be able to continue her schooling.