Yeshimet is the youngest of 7 children. She lives with her family in Lalibela and is presently in grade 10 at school. Her family depend for their livelihood on subsistence farming and have no money to support her education.
It has been agreed to give her a payment of 300 birr per month with 2 performance related payments of up to 250 birr each.
If she succeeds in reaching grade 11next year, she has been promised continued support.