Uplifting Teen Mothers in Kenya

 
$16,054
$8,946
Raised
Remaining
May 20, 2008

Milka's "Never say die!" attitude

A recent government report showed that over 10,000 girls are expelled from school each year after getting pregnant.

With little fall-back options and faced with stigma, teen mums have nowhere to go.

Milka's story is just one among hundreds of teen mums that have rediscovered a passion for life.

And with your help...they are raring to go!!

Please read Milka's experience and as she aptly puts it, without your support, the options become minimal.

Enjoy reading!!


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  • Joan Ochi
    Joan Ochi Nice story. It's great to see a success story like this. What are the long-term prospects for teen mothers like Milka?
    • 6 years ago
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  • Stella
    Stella StellaThanks, Joan for your comment! We really appreciate your feedbackThe project has three major aims: a) Prevent more vulnerable girls from becoming pregnant through our interactive Life-skills training; b) rehabilitate teen mums by providing them with a second chance to complete their education and c) Equipping them... Read more »
    • 6 years ago
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Organization

Grassroots Empowerment Initiative (GEMINI)

ELDORET, RIFT VALLEY PROVINCE, Kenya

Project Leader

Stella Amojong

Program Coordinator
Eldoret, RIFT VALLEY PROVINCE Kenya

Where is this project located?

Map of Uplifting Teen Mothers in Kenya