Help to transition10 #AkiliGirls to High School KEEPING AKILI GIRLS IN SCHOOL THROUGH SCHOLARSHIPS KEEPING AKILI GIRLS IN SCHOOL THROUGH SCHOLARSHIPS KEEPING AKILI GIRLS IN SCHOOL THROUGH SCHOLARSHIPS

RILEY ORTON FOUNDATION

Org #29158
Vetted since 2015 Site Visit Verified
2010
year founded
$35,119
raised on GlobalGiving
7
years fundraising
4
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

Mission

To improve the quality of life of children, young people and women living in the slum through the provision of quality education, affordable housing, health care and socio economic empowerment Akili Girls Preparatory School strives to provide underprivileged girls in Kisumu County with affordable quality education that will help them to break the cycle of poverty. The project goal is to generate sufficient income through focussing on horticulture, poultry, dairy cows, and renewable energy systems so as to meet educational, nutritional and medical support needs of the girls we support. This project aims to support at least 200 orphans and vulnerable girls between 3 and 14 years by the year ... read more

Project Leaders
David Omondi
David Omondi
Sheila Akoth
Sheila Akoth
Team
JECTON O OCHOLA, JAMES O AKELLO, DAVID O OTIENO, MONICA A ODHIAMBO
Organization Information
RILEY ORTON FOUNDATION
P.O. BOX 7466
KISUMU, 40100
Kenya
+254725922535
Organization Information
RILEY ORTON FOUNDATION
P.O. BOX 7466
KISUMU, 40100
Kenya
+254725922535

Project Reports

Each of GlobalGiving’s nonprofit partners is required to send quarterly donor reports detailing the impact of their work. Here are some of their recent updates:

Dec 13, 2022
Vera's dream to be a neurosurgeon
Dear friends, Vera joined Akili School in 2013 in Preschool where she studied for three years before joining Akili Girls Boarding School in 3rd Grade in 2017. She was orphaned at a tender age and her...
Sep 27, 2022
Transforming Education and Keeping Girls In School
Dear Friends, Can you believe that we are only three months to 2023! It is about 2 years since we started this campaign to bring girls back to school after Covid 19 on August 31st 2020. Girls all over...
Aug 31, 2022
Our girls are thriving in high school
Dear friends, We continue to be grateful for your steadfast support that has seen us keep  our girls in high school this year. With your generous donations of $1266 and a $10,000 grant from...
 
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