WBEZ brings you fact-based news and information. Sign up for our newsletters to stay up to date on the stories that matter.Ruth Njugunaâ€”Co-Founder, Lavenda Education and Health Foundation
Ruth Njuguna and her Kenyan husband gave a handful of local children money for school fees when they moved from Kenya to Australia. They wanted to do more. Now they run a settlement in rural Kenya that has a primary school, secondary school and health center.