Gede Oka, 16, is the youngest of five. He’s in 10th grade, the first year of Senior High, living in Denpasar. He studies Hotel Accommodation.
Oka has two older brothers and two older sisters. The oldest is married. The second, third, and fourth are not married yet and they work as laborers. His father is an elderly man who still works as a construction laborer, but recently got into an accident and broke his hand. Since they don’t have insurance or money, he was only taken to a masseur. Oka’s mother passed away four years ago due to brain stroke and diabetes.
Currently, Oka owes his school $100 for his admission fee. If he doesn’t pay it by the next semester, Oka will have to drop out of school. Oka aspires to become a chef.
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