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Kenya Keys

Org #14142
Vetted since 2013 Site Visit Verified
2005
year founded
$148,665
raised on GlobalGiving
7
years fundraising
3
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

Mission

Kenya Keys unlocks the potential of students in impoverished Kenyan communities, raising awareness and bridging cultures to provide education, mentorship, leadership development and girl empowerment opportunities. In the rural Kinango District of Kenya there are many obstacles to education, but there is one organization working hard to remove those barriers for as many young Kenyans as possible. That group is Kenya Keys and its purpose is to unlock the enormous potential of young people in Kenya. Kenya Keys is a vibrant demonstration that one person really can make a big difference. In June 2005, Rinda Hayes and her daughter traveled to the remote village of Bahakwenu in the impoverished K... read more

Projects (4)

Project Leaders
Christy Russell
Christy Russell
Brent Hayes
Brent Hayes
Team
Deborah Shimkus, Missy McConkie, Mark Friess
Organization Information
5314 Tualata Ct
Lake Oswego, OR 97035
United States
801-259-6323

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE ID #3933908843
Organization Information
5314 Tualata Ct
Lake Oswego, OR 97035
United States
801-259-6323

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE ID #3933908843

Project Reports

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May 20, 2020
Creating Support Networks in a Time of Need
  At Kenya Keys, we have met and worked with many talented young people from the Taru region of Kenya.  Agnes is a young woman who has thrived even when faced with multiple obstacles in her...
Jan 27, 2020
The Power of Education
The Power of Education Noah grew up in Magale Village and is the first of his siblings to complete high school and earn a college degree. His mother raised Noah and his 12 siblings alone since the...
Nov 3, 2019
Winnie's Frightening Story Ends Well Because of the Sponsorship Fund
Imagine being a young 20-year old female, alone in the small rented room you call home, and being awakened in the middle of the night by the fearful reality that someone is trying to break in. This...
 
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