Alive & Kicking Kenya

To hand-stitch good quality, tough, repairable and affordable leather footballs, volleyballs and netballs - each carrying health awareness messages, so that disadvantaged youngsters get to play more sport, and at the same time come to learn how to avoid contracting life threatening illnesses such as HIV/AIDS and Malaria.

Alive & Kicking Kenya
Hyundai Go Down No. 3 Mombasa Road
Nairobi, N/A Box 27641
Kenya
254 (0) 20 2045481
http://www.aliveandkicking.org.uk

Managing Director

Joel Kinuthia

Management Team

Joel Kinuthia (Commercial), Carol Ngori (Events), Roy Wekoto (Finance & Administration), Charles Mwaniki (Production), Moses Akama (Quality).

Board of Directors

Charles Appleton (Chairman), James Flecker, Catherine Kenyatta, Chris Akiwumi, Dr Joseph J Masiga, Shaka Kwach, Howard Goldfield, Wanjiku Kiragu, Raj Kotecha, Nzioka Waita., Joel Kinuthia (Commercial), Carol Ngori (Events), Roy Wekoto (Finance & Administration), Charles Mwaniki (Production), Moses Akama (Quality).

Project Leaders

Joel Kinuthia

Mission

To hand-stitch good quality, tough, repairable and affordable leather footballs, volleyballs and netballs - each carrying health awareness messages, so that disadvantaged youngsters get to play more sport, and at the same time come to learn how to avoid contracting life threatening illnesses such as HIV/AIDS and Malaria.

Programs

1)The Manufacture and Distribution of leather Footballs, Netballs,and Volleyballs. 2) The printing of simple Health Awareness messages onto each ball. 3) Supplementing the messaging with the distribution of HIV/AIDS awareness poster sets featuring Kenya's top sports personalities. 4) HIV/AIDS awareness Roadshows that incorporate a presentation of the posters, Music & Drama and Sports Tournaments.

Statistics on Alive & Kicking Kenya

Financial Statistics

  • Annual Budget for 2008: $593,846
  • Annual Budget for 2007: $778,452
  • Maximum Annual Budget: $1,002,461
  • Other funding sources: UK Government's Department for International Development, Swiss Development Cooperation, UK Sport, The FA, Elton John AIDS Foundation.
  • Religious Affiliation: None