This project is feeding and educating 400 orphan children in Kenya .It is providing life essentials such as food, clothing, medical care and education.
What is the issue, problem, or challenge?
There are an estimated 1.7 million orphans in Kenya. An estimated 700 children are orphaned every day. Most of these children withdraw from school due to lack of family support. Malnutrition increases the chances of children dying from diseases.
How will this project solve this problem?
The project is providing 300 orphan children with life essentials such as food, uniforms, medical care and more so education as the only means for pulling them out of poverty.
Potential Long Term Impact
For too many of the orphans, obtaining an education is an elusive goal. This project beleives and invest in education as one of the means for pulling them out of poverty. Once educated, the child will find value and meaning in life.
Total Funding Received to Date: $17,286
Remaining Goal to be Funded: $714
Total Funding Goal: $18,000