HIGHLANDS RANCH, Colo. (CBS4) – The federal government has denied an extension of a man’s work visa. Anthony Wanjiru used to work for Valor Christian High School in its IT department.
Wanjiru is from Kenya.READ MORE: Unemployment Claimants Struggling With ID.me Verification Stuck With No Income, No Answers
Students say he’s a big part of their community. They even campaigned for him to stay.READ MORE: Memorial Started For Man Killed In Violent Crash In Denver's Highlands Neighborhood
Colorado Senators Michael Bennett and Cory Gardner also looked into the situation to see what they could do, but the efforts were unsuccessful.MORE NEWS: Firefighters Searching For Missing Kayaker On Carter Lake
Wanjiru is scheduled to leave for Kenya on Wednesday.