Shining Hope for Communities

Shining Hope for Communities combats inter-generational cycles of poverty and gender inequality by linking tuition-free schools for girls to essential social services for all in the Kibera slum of Nairobi, Kenya. By concretely linking essential health and economic services to a school for girls, we demonstrate that benefiting women benefits the whole community, cultivating a community ethos that makes women respected members of society.

"My Mom is My Best Friend" Performance

"My Mom is My Best Friend" Performance
Photo from Progress Report 'National Champions!' (view small | med | large | orig)

National Champion Trophy

National Champion Trophy
Photo from Progress Report 'National Champions!' (view small | med | large | orig)

A Pre-Kindergarten student is welcomed home!

A Pre-Kindergarten student is welcomed home!
Photo from Progress Report 'National Champions!' (view small | med | large | orig)

From the Summer Institute--Tower, Afternoon Light

From the Summer Institute--Tower, Afternoon Light
Photo from Progress Report 'SHOFCO Opens New Water Distribution Point!' (view small | med | large | orig)

From the Summer Institute--Play by the Kiosk

From the Summer Institute--Play by the Kiosk
Photo from Progress Report 'SHOFCO Opens New Water Distribution Point!' (view small | med | large | orig)

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