Jitegemee, Inc. exists to provide street children with access to formal and vocational education. We believe every child with the desire to learn and the will to succeed should be encouraged to do so. We are dedicated to removing the obstacles that prevent street children from attaining their educational or vocational goals-whether these obstacles are hunger, homelessness or lack of schooling.
Help Train Street Children in Machakos, Kenya
Approximately 275,000 Kenyan children are categorized as street children and forced to fulfill their basic needs on the streets. Without some form of basic education and economic training many children turn to theft and prostitution to survive. Jitegemee has helped street children who have shown a dedication to changing their lives and learning the skills to be self-sufficient in adulthood. Jitegemee provides critical support and resources to keep kids in school and/or learn a vocational skill.
Green Education Center for Kenyan Street Children
Jitegemee presently educates and feeds 190 street children in Machakos, Kenya, with an 80% rate of them working post-training. We are building a new "green" education center, including a public library, so we can grow our size and services. project reportread updates from the field

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