Socially distanced support group 2020 Crafts for Cure use art as therapy for children Faraja volunteers and supporters in Eldoret Faraja's breast cancer support group in 2012

Faraja Cancer Support Trust

Org #24239
Vetted since 2014 Top Ranked Effective Nonprofit
2010
year founded
$68,265
raised on GlobalGiving
6
years fundraising
0
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

Mission

Faraja Cancer Support Trust (Faraja) was founded in 2010. It's mission is to provide emotional, practical and physical support to anyone affected by cancer in Kenya. We also have a remit to raise cancer awareness throughout the country, where cancer is still seen as a death sentence. Since it's inception Faraja has provided a safe haven and given hope to thousands of adults and children who are living with cancer. We are growing rapidly, but are just scratching the surface in terms of the need. With only 8 oncologists in the entire country and 3 treatment hospitals (in a country of 42 million) there are huge barriers at every level to people surviving the disease. We achieve our ... read more

Projects (1)

Project Leaders
Cynthia Ogana
Cynthia Ogana
Team
Phillip O Odiyo, Cindy B Ogana, Judy W Mwangi, Beryl Aoko, Immaculate Wachira, Maureen Kimwattan
Organization Information
39173-00100, Nairobi
1st Floor, Cancer Care Kenya Building, Shivachi Road, Parklands
Nairobi, 00800
Kenya
+254 727529287
Organization Information
39173-00100, Nairobi
1st Floor, Cancer Care Kenya Building, Shivachi Road, Parklands
Nairobi, 00800
Kenya
+254 727529287

Project Reports

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Nov 17, 2020
The importance of Moving Forward
On Friday 16th October, Faraja held its first physical Breast Cancer Support group meeting since the advent of the novel Corona Virus. Our Wellness Centre is usually packed with women who want to...
Jul 20, 2020
Faraja Celebrates 10 years of Hope Help and Life
Faraja is excited to celebrate its 10 year anniversary THIS YEAR.  It is our honour to share this with you as we reflect on some of our most memorable and impactful moments. Gratitude and...
Mar 18, 2020
Sadness is Silent: Yusuf's Story
What started as an itch in the eye, in early 2019, grew into painful discomfort for young Yusuf. At first, his parents attributed the eye issues to dust since he lived in the North-Eastern part of...
 
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