One of the two happy recipients of Wendy Shephard's Fund in St Kizito's Primary School in Mukono, Uganda, is Cotrida Athieno, aged nine. She came fourth in her class of 64 children:
Another is Peter Mubiru, also aged nine:
Their Headteacher, Lawrence Lugoloobi writes:
"We have started the new term,
Attached to thise mail are the progress report cards for the two
pupils sponsored by Wendy, care of the Guildford Link.
The two pupils (Peter and Cotrida) are striving to ensure that they
achieve the intended objectives of coming to school, given the
challenges faced at their respective homes.
Their performance is promising and we have a lot of hope in them.
It has been a rainy season. Our gardens and trees are doing well."