Faraja is a safehaven for cancer patients in Kenya Jane is one of the beneficiaries of the fund Amina is one of the beneficiaries of the Fund Looking forward to a bright future

Faraja Cancer Support Trust

Org #24239 Vetted since 2014
2010
year founded
$62,048
raised on GlobalGiving
3
years fundraising
0
projects funded

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

Project Leaders
Cynthia Ogana
Cynthia Ogana
Olivia Shah
Olivia Shah
Team
Phillip Odiyo, Cindy Ogana, Arwa Kapacee
Organization Information
39173-00100, Nairobi
1st Floor, Cancer Care Kenya Building, Shivachi Road, Parklands
Nairobi, 00800
Kenya
+254 727529287

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 7446129252
Organization Information
39173-00100, Nairobi
1st Floor, Cancer Care Kenya Building, Shivachi Road, Parklands
Nairobi, 00800
Kenya
+254 727529287

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 7446129252

Projects (2)

Project Reports

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May 25, 2018
A survivor's Story: Meet Grace
Grace is a single mother of two children. She was leading a normal life, albeit in economic strain as she is a peasant farmer and erks a living through casual work. Her youngest child is only 11 years...
Apr 19, 2018
Help that Heals
Greetings from Faraja Cancer Support Trust. You are receiving this as a contributor to the Faraja Medical Support Fund or because we feel that you maybe interested in knowing more about the Fund. For...
Mar 22, 2018
Help that Heals: Jane's Testimony
Jane, 36,  was pregnant with her second child when she first noticed that her left nipple was inverted. She assumed that because of her pregnancy, it had something to do with her milk duct. It...
 
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