Heshima Kenya

Heshima Kenya is a 501(c)(3) US nonprofit and registered Kenyan charity based in Nairobi, Kenya. Heshima is the Swahili word for "respect" and we specialize in identifying and protecting separated and orphaned refugee children and youth living in Nairobi. Our innovative shelter, education and community outreach services enable and empower unaccompanied refugee children, especially adolescent girls, to live healthy lives.

Dance performance at the Safe House

Dance performance at the Safe House
Photo from Progress Report 'Talent Night: Boosting Confidence & Having Fun' (view small | med | large | orig)

Saying goodbye to the jouranlism teacher

Saying goodbye to the jouranlism teacher
Photo from Progress Report 'Journalism Club: Girls Learn Writing & Reporting' (view small | med | large | orig)

Learning about photography

Learning about photography
Photo from Progress Report 'Journalism Club: Girls Learn Writing & Reporting' (view small | med | large | orig)

The Latest Newsletter from the Journalism Class

The Latest Newsletter from the Journalism Class
Photo from Progress Report 'Journalism Club: Girls Learn Writing & Reporting' (view small | med | large | orig)

Safe and happy at our nursery

Safe and happy at our nursery
Photo from Progress Report 'The Benefits of Childcare at the GEP' (view small | med | large | orig)

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