BY, Irene Akenga
Eunice Wanjiku, a 9 year old girl from Baraniki village in Kikuyu ward, has been suffering from a condition called scleroderma. Living a humble life, her parents, the late mzee Godfrey Hinga- a stone cutter and Teresia Hinga- a housewife were unable to provide for her medical bills and the special diet she needed.
Ndungu Nyoro, an activist, set up a campaign on donations based crowdfunding platform M-changa where he managed to raise Ksh. 5,679,221 thanks to friends, family members and well wishers who supported the campaign.
Thanks to the generosity shown by well wishers, the funds raised enabled Eunice recieve treatment at Kenyatta Hospital and is now recovering.