Miriam lives with her mother and three brothers in the Soweto Slum in Kahawa Nairobi, Kenya. Her mother does casual laundary cleaning services to provide for the family. Her dad abandoned the family 10 years ago and they have never heard from him since. Miriam and her family are living in a neighborhood full with crime and Miriam is scared for their safety.
Miriam’s dream is to become a doctor, she like to help sick people. Her family is everything for her and she would love to support them with her future income. In her free time she likes to help her mother with chores, likes to study and read Storybooks. Her favorite color is pink, it attracts her from far away. Miriam would love to join school, so that she learn to write and read.