Two women took turns playing the drum for the group as they sang songs for Caroline Kurtz.
As head of the Maji Development Coalition, Caroline Kurtz, or Maji Gold, is well known in the community for her love of the people.
In the Maji area, there are 37 elementary schools, but only one high school. Most students have to walk more than an hour to get there.
The students get ready to sing for Caroline Kurtz.
Music traveled down the valley as the students gave thanks to Caroline Kurtz.
A high school student leaves her house to begin the long walk to school.