High School Students

Each Dago recipient has overcome different challenges so far in their young lives, but they all have one commonality:
a resilience to study hard and make their future brighter.

“Due to my love for the Dago community, after my education I will come back to repay what has been done for me.”</p>
<p>- Donald Bicko Otieno

“Due to my love for the Dago community, after my education I will come back to repay what has been done for me.”

- Donald Bicko Otieno

Meet Donald
Meet Donald

Donald Bicko Otieno

Born 2000

One of seven people in his family, Donald has plans on becoming a businessman.

Attends Tarang’anya Boys High School

Meet Faith
Meet Faith

Faith Akinyi Ojowi

Born 2002

One of six children, Faith hopes to become a lawyer.

Attends Moi Nyabohanse Girls High School

Meet Felix
Meet Felix

Felix Otieno Omuono

Born 2003

Felix is one of six children and wants to become a doctor.

Attends Koderobara Boys High School

Meet Hazel
Meet Hazel

Hazel Awuor Omondi

Born 2003

Hazel comes from a family of five. She wants to pursue a career in journalism.

Attends Niyabisawa Girls High School

Meet Frank
Meet Frank

Frank Ouma Ochieng

Born 2002

From a large family of nine, Frank aspires to become a lawyer.

Attends Tarang’anya Boys High School

Meet Lorren
Meet Lorren

Lorren Adhiambo

Born 2000

One of five children, Lorren wants to be a journalist, lawyer or nurse.

Attends Oyugi Ogango Girls Secondary School

Meet Ben
Meet Ben

Ben Ochieng Otieno

Born 2003

Ben is one of nine children and would like to study to become a doctor.

Attends Koderobara Boys High School

Meet Tephy
Meet Tephy

Tephy Akinyi Owuor

Born 2003

Tephy comes from a family of four, and she hopes to become a dentist.

Attends Kadika Girls Secondary School

“Sometimes I have to stay at home because of inadequate school paper.”</p>
<p>- Tephy

“Sometimes I have to stay at home because of inadequate school paper.”

- Tephy

Meet Geoffrey
Meet Geoffrey

Geoffrey Otieno Omullo

Born 2003

Geoffrey comes from a family of six and hopes to become a surgeon.

Attends Koderobara Boys High School

Meet Spencer
Meet Spencer

Spencer Achieng Gorry

Born 2003

Both parents have passed, leaving behind eight children. Spencer wants to be a doctor.

Attends Oyugi Ogango Girls Secondary School

Meet Samwel
Meet Samwel

Samwel Onyango

Born 2002

Samwel is from a family of six. In the future, he wants to work a white- collar job.

Attends Mbita High School

Meet Salome
Meet Salome

Salome Aoko Oluoch

Born 2004

Salome is one of eight people in her family and hopes to become a neurosurgeon.

Attends Oyugi Ogango Girls Secondary School