Girl, 14 years

Winnie Charles lives with her aunt and two sisters, Menza and Salama, in Kagombani village. Winnie attends Kagombani Primary School where she is in the top ten students of her class. She likes school and is serious about her studies, but she also plays soccer and enjoys drawing. Winnie says she would like to be a teacher when she grows up. She is sponsored by Janice Garceau.