Stella is a young girl of 12 years, she has two older sisters. Her mother passed away during childbirth and her father was killed in Naivasha during the post election violence of 2007. The girls were left with a neighbor who traced the grandmother. Although the grandmother took them in, she was unable to adequately care for the girls due to her poverty and advance age. Stella came to EBCCK in August 2010. She enjoys reading and is in Standard 8.