Get to Know Irene
Irene is mother to three young girls - Abigail, Charity, and Carline. They live in the slums of Nairobi, Kenya. Irene loves to garden, and shares delicious mango juice with friends. Irene is working together with her best friend, Betty, to build a business making beaded baskets and bags. A microloan will help them with the initial supplies that they need to get the business up and running.
Abigail is 13 years old and in class 7 at school, where she does very well. Her favorite class is religious education, she loves to play hide and seek, and wants to become a doctor one day. . She is curious and always asks a lot of questions. She enjoys teaching, and hopes to travel the world one day!