Sharon lives in a small one-room house with her father in Uganda. Life is difficult for them right now. Her father doesn’t have a job and struggles to provide food for the family. Sometimes Sharon goes to school without eating.
Every Monday and Wednesday, though, Sharon visits the Breakdance Project Uganda for breakdance classes.
Founded in 2006, the Breakdance Project Uganda uses hip-hop to teach leadership skills and social responsibility to young people like Sharon.