Yosefina comes from Flores, she’s the daughter of a farmer with an unstable income, around IDR 30,000.00 or IDR 50,000.00 per day. Yosefina has 5 older siblings, of which three are working but cannot help much with the family financial situation. When Yosefina at home, she always helps her mom do chores and sometimes follows her father to help around the field. After she graduatesfrom Bali WISE, she wants to work as an administration staff and to continue her studies to university. After she’s saved enough money, she wants to open her own business. Yosefina wants to be better person and to be more successful than her older siblings.
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Monnica came from West Jakarta, she has four younger siblings. Her father is 54 years old and her mother has passed away. Her father is a private employee with a minimum income. As the oldest child, Monnica helps her father by selling things online, she could help her family earn up to IDR 3,000,000.00. Living in a big city with 6 mouths to feed is a struggle. Monnica really wants to work as soon as possible so she could be the backbone of her family, pay for her younger siblings school fees and to open her own business. When Monnica was browsing the internet, she found Bali WISE Skilled Education Program and immediately applied for the scholarship. Monnica is one of the smartest students in her class and can lead her friends very well. After graduating from Bali WISE, she wants to work as an administration staff while opening her own business.
Eviani comes from Karangasem, Bali. She is the daughter of a labour worker with a monthly incomes of IDR 400,000.00. Eviani is 18 years old and she is the second child of three. Evi’s older sibling has married and her younger sibling is still in school. Evi could continue her study through high school with the help of Carolia Charity Foundation, who paid all of her school fees until she’s graduated. After graduating from high school, Evi could not get a good paying job because she lives in the village and doesn’t have many skills. She joined Bali WISE so she could work and help her family’s financial situation. Evi wants to work as a Spa Therapist in a 5 star hotel once she graduates from Bali WISE.
Asri is 20 years old, she came from Flores. She used to work as a waitress with a monthly salary of IDR 455,000.00 per month. Her father and mother are farmers, and she has three siblings who are still in school. Her family income is IDR 1,000,000.00 per month, including Asri’s salary. Asri wants to get a better job with a better salary, that’s why she joined Bali WISE Skilled Education Program. Asri is hardworking and willing to work through day and night to help her family, even if it’s only for a small amount. Asri loves tourism, in the future, she wants to open her own culinary business and tour and travel in her city. She realized that her city has a lot of potential and she’s confident that after she graduated from Bali WISE, she could make that dreamcome true.
Dewi came from Gianyar, Bali. She is 18 years old and the first child of two. Her father is managing Balinese ceremonial tools at Sekah Ganesh Foundation, with a salary of only IDR 800,000.00 per month. Dewi loves to cook and wants to work in the Food and Beverages Product area. She hopes someday to be able to continue her studies to university. She is confident that after she graduated from Bali WISE, she could get a good job and able to pay for her own university fees. Even though sometimes Dewi is not confident in herself, she sees that Bali WISE could be a way to build her mindset so she could be a better person and could make her parents proud. She studies hard with her friends, especially in English class. Everytime she doesn’t understand a certain subject, she would ask her friends to teach her more. Dewi believes that she can achieve everything through dedication and hard work.