One of the younger women in the group, Mary has had a struggle. Her parents died, leaving her to look after her three siblings. She has managed to put her two brothers through school and is still supporting her younger sister who is in primary school. Mary is now married and expecting her first child with her husband.
Kipepeo has helped her to develop spiritually and provide basic means for her family. She feels like the women she works with are her sisters, and is supported through any problems.
Role at Kipepeo
Mary is a card designer. She is responsible for putting the cards together, including the design, once the paper is made.
Hopes for the future
When asked what her hopes for the future are she said she would love to be a business woman. If she has the opportunity to go back to education she dreams of being a chemist.