Train 300 destitute Kenyan girls for self-reliance


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Note: These stories talk about the same issues that this project addresses, but are not necessarily about this specific project.

Idoller Youth In Kibera

By a female, 22-30 years old, in Nairobi, Kenya
Map of Idoller youth in Kibera There was a problem of youths becoming idolers in Kibera They idoller youths mostly were form four leavers & class eight leaver who had not joined secondary school for that occasion They started becoming thieves for them to get their daily bread. There was one man who got married to a white woman who gave him a lot of money because Kibera was his original home he decided not telling the people of the Kibera like that so he decided to improve their living standards by forming an organisation known as Shinning hope for Kibera (Shofco). This organization now provide the school with free tuition for student and pupils and opened some business for youths who don't go for school for that reasons they were no idolers youth in Kibera shinning hope improve childrens talent in singing and doing dramers. Read more.
Related to project keywords: improve living, hope, secondary school, improve, &

Giving Back To The Community

By a male, 16-21 years old, in Nairobi, Kenya
Map of GIVING BACK TO THE COMMUNITY The St.Aloysius Conzaga secondary school has been changing lives of many people positively the graduate program office's.They have been taking St. A'S graduate to various organizations so that graduates can offer service to those organizations. Many graduates have learnt a lot from the different places of community service they have been of employment after they have completed their voluntary period. Read more.
Related to project keywords: graduates, graduate, secondary school, program, employment

Great Effort By A Volunteer Children's Officer

By a male, 31-45 years old, in Kak Central, Kenya
Map of GREAT EFFORT BY A VOLUNTEER CHILDREN'S OFFICER A volunteer children's officer called Keddy Makanji has for last few years defended the rights and welfare of children in kakamega cenral. He has rescued many cases of abuse and even set up a centre for children affected with the HIV/AIDs - kakamegaAWAKE. Although as a volunteer he has insufficient funds funds to meet his great appetite to give needy children hope,by and large this volunteer is trying the much he can to change the community very positively. This has proved the point that volunteer children officers who may have a zeal and vigor to serve may go along way and it is only fair that they are supported to do so. Read more.
Related to project keywords: years, great, abuse, may, set
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Project Leader

Kirsty Mclullich

Project Leader
Nairobi, Kenya

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