Help 250 Disabled Kenyan children go to school

 
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  • Help 250 Disabled Kenyan children go to school has received 1 donation
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  • Help 250 Disabled Kenyan children go to school posted a progress report
    Children with Special needs Inspired!
    By - Gichuki Francis - Chief Executive Officer
    over 30 children with special needs at Suwerwa small in Trans nzoia county recieved rare visitors form Denmark. The Arhus Gymnastic Team visited the children during their tour to TYSA. TYSA has had a long relationship withDanish Gymnastic Teams over the years. This is under cultural exchange. 'We are very excited , happy...
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  • Help 250 Disabled Kenyan children go to school has received 3 donations
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  • Help 250 Disabled Kenyan children go to school posted a progress report
    TYSA HAS A NEW BOARD!
    By - Gichuki Francis - Chief Executive Officer
    Happy new year!!! You have been a blessing to TYSA over the year! Your continued support has ensured that we grow to reach out to the vulnerable children and youth. You have also supported our Organizational Development and strengthned our management system. On 28th December 2013, TYSA elected a new board for the next 3...
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  • Help 250 Disabled Kenyan children go to school has received 2 donations
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  • Help 250 Disabled Kenyan children go to school has made updates to their project page.
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  • Help 250 Disabled Kenyan children go to school posted a progress report
    Children Participate in Decision Making Porcess
    By - Gichuki Francis - Execcutive Director
    Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 Promoting inclusion of children with disability in community life....
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  • Help 250 Disabled Kenyan children go to school has received 65 donations
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  • Help 250 Disabled Kenyan children go to school posted a progress report
    Children Inspired by Danish Gymnasts
    By - Gichuki Francis - Executive Director
    Its very rare in this sideo dthe ocuntry side to receive visitors form abroad. TYSA has has a long time relationship with the National Danish Gymanstic Team which see them visit Kenya occassionally. The main performance of summersault and rolling made the peak of the day. Everybody went home very excited and happy for...
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  • Help 250 Disabled Kenyan children go to school posted a progress report
    Post card; Truly Inspiring work!
    By - Gichuki Francis - Executive Director
    Keeping contacts a Live Last year 2012 in October, at the first ever East Africa Streetworldworld forum in Kigali Rwanda, Gichuki and Ojilo from TYSA meet Sara and Katy from Soccer Without Border (SWB) Uganda. These interactions created opportunity for greater understand about what organizations are doing in the region. As...
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  • Help 250 Disabled Kenyan children go to school posted a progress report
    Input into TYSA new Strategic Plan
    By - Gichuki Francis - Executive Director
    Dear. Warm greetings from TYSA.We hope this email finds you well and in good health. An organization that started 10 years ago as Self Help Group then to a Community Based Organization has now been transformed into an NGO. TYSA is currently undergoing a significant moment in its history. We are developing our next 5 year...
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  • Help 250 Disabled Kenyan children go to school posted a progress report
    Great Outing and Fun for Children with special needs!
    By - Gichuki Francis - Executive Director
    60 children With Disability from St. Francis Small Home in Suwera and children with hearing impairment from St. Francis Nyasaland will never forget this day of 27th October 2012. This is the day when 33 Danish Gymnasts performed great gymnastic at the St. Teresa Secondary School in Kitale. This was an amazing day. The...
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  • Help 250 Disabled Kenyan children go to school posted a progress report
    Mr. Machabe Does Examination
    By - Gichuki Francis - Executive Director
    We have continued to witness great testimonies of the work that we do in the community. Last week, Mr. Machabe shared his experience with us; ' It has been a along journey for me.  I have go through hard times and challenging moments in my pursuit to my dream of becoming a tailor. Iam very happy that finally I have...
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  • Help 250 Disabled Kenyan children go to school has made updates to their project page.
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  • Help 250 Disabled Kenyan children go to school has received 64 donations
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  • Help 250 Disabled Kenyan children go to school posted a progress report
    Children Celebrate Education Day
    By - Gichuki Francis - Executive Director
    TYSA continuously endeavor to ensure children with disability have access to educational and recreational opportunities. Through this project, we have witnessed increase in awareness of the needs of children with disability. Primary schools have created safe spaces for the children with disability to learn and participate...
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  • Help 250 Disabled Kenyan children go to school posted a progress report
    Albino Girl Complete High School
    By - Gichuki Francis - Executive Director
    Lynette Makhanu completed her Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education end of last year. Lynnette was not cowed by her albino nature. She managed to secure a D plain in her examination. She has a big dream of becoming a social worker or secretary. Lynette represents a marginalized group that is struggling for recognition...
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  • Help 250 Disabled Kenyan children go to school posted a progress report
    Holiday Well Spent!
    By - Gichuki Francis - Executive Director
    As shared in our last report, we did organize the December Holiday Play sessions which was to mark the 10th anniversary of our organization. This brought all the programs, stakeholders and partners together. This was one of the most exciting activities that TYSA has organized in the recent past. It was an event that lasted...
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  • Help 250 Disabled Kenyan children go to school posted a progress report
    Holiday Play
    By - Gichuki Francis - Executive Director
    ‘My two daughters Knight and Grace participate in the Holiday play events organized at TYSA. This has helped them to manage their holiday time well and they learn life skills. Before TYSA set up this holiday play event, my daughters used to be idle and often conflict was the order of the day. Today, I am very happy...
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  • Help 250 Disabled Kenyan children go to school posted a progress report
    Master Dino Joins School
    By - Gichuki Francis - Executive Director
    Master Dino Joins School Master Dino, son of a teen mother from sitatunga village one kilometer from our offices got his chance to join Suwerwa primary school last term. Master Dino who is physically challenged was admitted in class 2. At 11 years, Dino starts his long journey in search of his dream and career. Master Dino...
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  • Help 250 Disabled Kenyan children go to school has received 25 donations
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  • Help 250 Disabled Kenyan children go to school posted a progress report
    Martin still Passionate
    By - Gichuki Francis - Executive Director
    To whom it may concern. REF: MARTIN MACHABE MAKHANU  Martin is passionate youth who follows his desire. He has remained focused since his primary education and thereafter when he took training in Dress making and tailoring. He is committed to his passion and he is an inspirational person to the community and those...
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  • Help 250 Disabled Kenyan children go to school posted a progress report
    Postcard from Marina
    By - Marina Klimi - Web Designer
    Through GlobalGiving ' Volunteer' We did seek volunteers services for re-branding our website. Our website was re-branded and below is a post card form the website designer.   Pandora Web Box Web Design Company April 18, 2011 To Whom It May Concern:  It is with sincere pleasure that I write this reference...
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  • Help 250 Disabled Kenyan children go to school posted a progress report
    Safe Space for Mss Linnet
    By - Gichuki Francis - Executive Director
    Mss Linet Takes the Challenge with Determination       Mss Linet, will seat for her Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education at the end of this year. This is no mean achievement knowing the daily struggles she has to go through. She is a determined lady despite her skin disability. Linet...
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  • Help 250 Disabled Kenyan children go to school posted a progress report
    Master Ndishu Completes Form 4 Education
    By - Gichuki Francis - Executive Director
    Master Ndishu has finally realized his first dream…..to complete secondary education. He sat for his Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education this year at Immaculate Conception Mukuyu. I am very excited for this achievement. I had not thought about the possibility of completing school. TYSA has been on my side all...
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  • Help 250 Disabled Kenyan children go to school posted a progress report
    TYSA WINS MILLENIUM DEVELOPMENT GOALS AWARD
    By - Gichuki Francis - Executive Director
    TYSA WINS MILLENIUM DEVELOPMENT GOALS AWARD IN KENYA TYSA emerged top on Inaugural Millennium Development Goal No. 3: Promoting gender equality and empowering women. The MDGs Trust Fund Kenya was the main organizer of this event which was held on 10th September 2010 at the National Museum of Kenya. Other partners include;...
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  • Help 250 Disabled Kenyan children go to school has received 59 donations
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  • Help 250 Disabled Kenyan children go to school posted a progress report
    Collins can now count!
    By - Gichuki Francis - Executive Director
    Collins can now count! Collins Samuel, one of the beneficiaries of our program today received the TYSA education coordinator and Director at his school in Kisumu, 400 kilometers away from Kitale. He was so elated! Collins was enrolled in this school- Joy land early this year after many years of waiting. As Collins took...
    • 4 years ago
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  • Help 250 Disabled Kenyan children go to school posted a progress report
    Samson Improves greatly in school and attracts support
    By - Gichuki Francis - Executive Director
    Samson Taboswa is now in his second year at Eldoret special school.This was not fore see in the last few years. He wa seen as a curse by the family. The community watched from a distance as Samson wondered from one village to another. Samson has improved greatly in the last one year. Two things ar no wvery visible in...
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    Tysa Organisation
    TYSA has transformed the whole of our community, they have supported the poor, disabled, the orphans and the vulnerable in the community. Many students have been paid for school fees and they have created a good environment to nature sporting talents
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    Children With Disabilities
    TYSA have been helping lots of children with disabilities by giving them a chance to go to school by offering them scholarship, we strive to make education available to all despite their condition, we meet boys and girls aged 9-23 years from vulnerable backgrounds and they include; orphans, children from abusive... Read more »
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  • Help 250 Disabled Kenyan children go to school posted a progress report
    Sky is the Limit for Collins
    By - Gichuki Francis - Executive Director
    Collins is the Guest of Honour In a colourful ceremony to award certificates of participation for Safaricom Sakata Ball tournament to TYSA players, Collins was the guest of Honour on 22nd April 2010. It was a great honour to have Collins, seated on his wheel chair and award the certificates. Collins is one of the...
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  • Help 250 Disabled Kenyan children go to school posted a progress report
    Collins Finally in Special School!
    By - Gichuki Francis - Executive Director
    Samuel Collins finally in School It was great joy and happiness for the entire community when Master Samuel Collins got his admission letter for Joyland Special School in Kisumu city, 300KMs from his home in Kitale. Finally on 20th February 2010, Master Samuel Collins was admitted in this special school. He was elated...
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  • Help 250 Disabled Kenyan children go to school posted a progress report
    Collins Scope Top Awards
    By - Gichuki Francis - Executive Director
    Collins Scope Top Award Collins was awarded for his commitment to participating the TYSA activities. He received the trophy yesterday at the TYSA end year sports events. Collins, who has a physical disability, will be joining special school next year. Collins said ‘Asante sana kwa wote ambao wamenisaidia kufikia...
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  • Help 250 Disabled Kenyan children go to school posted a progress report
    Peoples' Feed Back on Harmonized Draft Constitution of Kenya
    By - Gichuki Francis - Executive Director
    250 children, girls, youth and elders directly participated in the discussions on this harmonized draft constitution. They shared with passion what they hope this constitution should contain. Children were particular about protection, medication and education. The girls want a constitution that looks at their unique needs...
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  • Help 250 Disabled Kenyan children go to school posted a progress report
    Save John from a skin growth worry
    By - Gichuki Francis - Executive Director
    Urgent Medical Attention We want to thank you for your continued support to our program on persons with disability. Mr. John has skin pigment deformity (Albino). John is well integrated into the community and feels at home wherever he goes. John has a growth in his cheek. Preliminary examinations indicate the growth is...
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  • Help 250 Disabled Kenyan children go to school posted a progress report
    Give more-Get More challenge
    By - Gichuki Francis - Executive Director
    Dear Friend Give More - Get More Challenge Thank you for your continued support to TYSA.We wanted to let you know about an exciting opportunity that we are participating in through our partners, GlobalGiving. When a donation is made to our project; Help 250 disabled children go to school, www.globalgiving.com/2170, on...
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  • Help 250 Disabled Kenyan children go to school posted a progress report
    Postcard from Trans-nzoia Youth Sports Association
    By - Leah Ambwaya - Evaluator
    Leah visited this project as part of a GlobalGiving evaluation. She said: If I have ever seen a community mobilizer, then it is this man called Gichuki. We give him a call on a cold and wet Saturday morning just to let him know that we had spent the night in Kitale town. He gave direction to the project, but he cautions,...
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  • Help 250 Disabled Kenyan children go to school posted a progress report
    Postcard from Trans-nzoia Youth Sports Association
    By - Leah Ambwaya - Evaluator
    Leah Ambwaya visited this project as part of a GlobalGiving evaluation. She met some of the people affected by Trans-nzoia Youth Sports Association. Here are their stories: Metrine Chelgat. When we met Metrine a 20 year old girl she is jovial and full of life standing out like a girl who comes from a well off...
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  • Help 250 Disabled Kenyan children go to school posted a progress report
    Nairobi International Standard Chartered Marathon
    By - Gichuki Francis - Executive Director
    When Mr. Mukalukha visited TYSA ofice last week, his intention was to be suported to participated in the forthcoming Nairobi International Standard Chartered Marathon on 25th October 2009. Mr Mukalukha has a physical disability( See picture).He hope to participate in the wheel chair competition. With 350 US$ he will...
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  • Help 250 Disabled Kenyan children go to school posted a progress report
    Great Progess by Samson
    By - Gichuki Francis - Executive Director
    Samson Taboswa one of the child with disability that you support has shown great improvement. Please read the attached progress report form his school. We look foward to your continued support and feedback. Gichuki Francis
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Gichuki Francis

Executive Officer
Kitale, Kenya

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