$1,000 for 10 women businesses in rural Kenya THE AKILI GIRLS SCHOLARSHIP FUND BRING GIRLS BACK TO SCHOOL AFTER COVID-19 IN KENYA BRING GIRLS BACK TO SCHOOL AFTER COVID-19 IN KENYA

RILEY ORTON FOUNDATION

Org #29158
Vetted since 2015 Site Visit Verified
2010
year founded
$32,873
raised on GlobalGiving
6
years fundraising
2
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
DAVID O OTIENO, DENNIS O OWINO
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:

Nov 5, 2021
Supporting Girls beyond the Classroom
Dear Friends,  We are very delighted to share with you that all the 15 girls in our scholarship Program have remained in school this semester. We are indeed thankful for your partnership and...
Oct 18, 2021
Akili Girls Rising UP Against the odds
Dear Friends, It has been a wonderful semester for us, thanks to your steadfast support. The 15 students in our scholarship program brought their report cards to the ROF office at the end of the...
Aug 17, 2021
WE ARE MAKING PROGRESS IN GIRLS EDUCATION
Dear friends, I hope you are all safe, and that the Covid 19 situation is getting better in your respective countries. We are all safe and continue to support our girls despite the pandemic. There has...
 
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