Our new mentors undergo training An eighth grader with her Angaza care package Receiving a solar radio in the Angaza care package Girls' rights are human rights

Kakenya's Dream

Org #4669
Vetted since 2010 Top Ranked Effective Nonprofit Site Visit Verified
2008
year founded
$46,250
raised on GlobalGiving
10
years fundraising
0
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

Mission

The Kakenya Center for Excellence seeks to empower and motivate young girls through education to become agents of change and to break the cycle of destructive traditional practices in Maasai Kenya such as female genital cutting and early forced marriage. We believe in impacting one girl at a time, one community at a time, until all girls in Africa have the opportunities they need to thrive as individuals. These future women leaders will improve their communities, their nation, and the world.

Projects (2)

Project Leaders
Kakenya Ntaiya
Kakenya Ntaiya
Zoe Colgin
Zoe Colgin
Jessica Hammond
Jessica Hammond
Kristina Lederer
Kristina Lederer
Jeremy Hiken
Jeremy Hiken
Team
Kakenya Ntaiya, Zoe Colgin, Jessica Hammond, Kristina Lederer, Jeremy Hiken, Chika Onyedike
Organization Information
4250 N Fairfax Drive
Suite 600
Arlington, VA 22203
United States
(571) 527-4960
Organization Information
4250 N Fairfax Drive
Suite 600
Arlington, VA 22203
United States
(571) 527-4960

Project Reports

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Nov 20, 2020
A New and Improved Mentorship Model
Through its Network of Excellence, Kakenya’s Dream administers a mentorship program to provide our students with a safe space to build their self-esteem, develop their voices, and overcome...
Nov 20, 2020
A New and Improved Mentorship Model
Through its Network of Excellence, Kakenya’s Dream administers a mentorship program to provide our students with a safe space to build their self-esteem, develop their voices, and overcome...
Jul 27, 2020
Supporting Girls During COVID: Angaza Project
Our planned activities for the year have, of course, taken an unexpected turn with the reality of the global health pandemic. With the spread of COVID-19 and school closures around the world, many...
 
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