Livelihood & Life Skills for Impoverished Youth Distributing food to the community Bi-weekly food bank outside our centre Scouts distributing soap early in the pandemic

Shauri Yako Community Youth Support Centre (SYSC)

Org #7226
Vetted since 2011 Site Visit Verified
2000
year founded
$32,936
raised on GlobalGiving
9
years fundraising
3
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

Mission

Vision: To empower disadvantaged and marginalized slum youth, women and at-risk families in a sustainable way. Mission: To improve the quality of life for people living in extreme poverty in Nyeri district, Kenya's biggest slum, through social and economic development programs and community services, with a special focus on children, youth and poor women.

Projects (4)

Project Leaders
Sarah  Van Exan
Sarah Van Exan
Joseph Mwai
Joseph Mwai
Team
Tirus Ndegwa, Marina Klimi, Mary Wangui, Wanjiku Mwangi
Organization Information
Nyeri Complex House, Kimathi Way
Nyeri, Nyeri District P.O. Box 87
Kenya
254 0722 426034
Organization Information
Nyeri Complex House, Kimathi Way
Nyeri, Nyeri District P.O. Box 87
Kenya
254 0722 426034

Project Reports

Each of GlobalGiving’s nonprofit partners is required to send quarterly donor reports detailing the impact of their work.

Oct 30, 2020
We're carrying on so youth can keep moving forward
Dear friends, Since we last wrote, we've been busy responding to the overwhelming basic needs of our community, including food, water and health care. As the pandemic took hold here, we...
Jul 1, 2020
You're helping us lower the impacts of COVID19
Dear Friends,   Like organizations all over the world, SYSC’s regularly programs have been placed on-hold, as social distancing rules prevent us from gathering. For three months, we have...
Mar 10, 2020
One stitch after another towards self-reliance
Dear Friends, I want to tell you about how your help has allowed us to start a new tailoring and dress-making project. We've purchased program manuals and 5 tailoring machines, including one...
 
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