September 25, 2012
The Sky’s the Limit
As a young child, Maurice Otieno Nyang’oro watched planes fly over his home in Mukuru kwa Njenga, one of Nairobi’s largest slums. He dreamed of flying away.
“Ever since I can remember, I’ve wanted to fly,” says Maurice. Thanks to Marianist-funded scholarships and the compassion of many in the Marianist world, opportunities are opening for Maurice— and several of his peers — to make their way out of Mukuru forever.