Valentine is second youngest of seven children. She lives with her mother and other siblings because her father sadly passed away. Her mother does casual jobs to earn a living for her large family.
They live in Buria village, 1.5 kilometres from St Irene’s, in a mud house with iron sheets. Valentine’s family owns a pit latrine and bathroom made of iron sheeting. The family draws water from a nearby community water spring. This water is used for cooking, drinking, laundry and cleaning. Valentine helps out with carrying water and other chores.
The family has a farm which they use for farming, they sometimes harvest enough to last them through the next season. They have a kitchen garden but currently they have ploughed it to prepare to plant other vegetables.
Valentine is an active girl and during the feeding programme she actively attended the programme and participated in all the activities she was in.She enjoys playing with dolls, singing and art. At school her favourite subjects are art and science.Sponsor Valentine Now Buy Valentine a One-off Gift Right Now
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