Education  Kenya Project #15530

Educate 159 orphaned secondary students in Kenya

by UMOJA PARTNERSHIP, INC.
Educate 159 orphaned secondary students in Kenya
Educate 159 orphaned secondary students in Kenya
Educate 159 orphaned secondary students in Kenya
Educate 159 orphaned secondary students in Kenya
Educate 159 orphaned secondary students in Kenya
Educate 159 orphaned secondary students in Kenya
Educate 159 orphaned secondary students in Kenya
Educate 159 orphaned secondary students in Kenya
Educate 159 orphaned secondary students in Kenya
Educate 159 orphaned secondary students in Kenya
May 12, 2020

COVId19 puts Secondary Schools on Hold

May 11, 2020 Coronoa Report
May 11, 2020 Coronoa Report

As the Corona Virus has spread around the globe, Kenya is no exception. On March 16th, 2020 the government closed primary and secondary schools. Colleges and universities also closed soon after.  The social distancing measure have paid off for Kenya, keeping numbers fairly low. The challenge the measures is not being able to work and really preventing starvation. Umoja has been raising funds for Emergency Food support for our beneficiaries to help them get through until life returns to normal. For now, the world waits to re-open. 

In 2020, we were able to increase the number of children of Umoja sponsored Secondary Students. Our goal is to have all primary school students continue their education. This year we have 159 children in Secondary School across all 4 forms.

In February 2020, a group from one of our partners congregations, Tabernacle Presbyterian Church, visited the project. They were able to attend a montly Secondary Education meeting of students and guardians. The purpose of the meetings is to check in with students, resolve problems and motivate the children towards success.

There was a check presentation to the community for the secondary school fees. Children and guardians performed poems, songs, and of course in Kenya they danced!

School yards are empty
School yards are empty
Check Presentation
Check Presentation
Share on Twitter Share on Facebook
Comments:

About Project Reports

Project Reports on GlobalGiving are posted directly to globalgiving.org by Project Leaders as they are completed, generally every 3-4 months. To protect the integrity of these documents, GlobalGiving does not alter them; therefore you may find some language or formatting issues.

If you donate to this project or have donated to this project, you will get an e-mail when this project posts a report. You can also subscribe for reports via e-mail without donating.

Get Reports via Email

We'll only email you new reports and updates about this project.

Organization Information

UMOJA PARTNERSHIP, INC.

Location: Indianapolis, Indiana - USA
Website:
Project Leader:

Indianapolis, Indiana United States
$39,630 raised of $43,750 goal
 
390 donations
$4,120 to go
Donate Now
M-PESA

Pay Bill: 891300
Account: GG15530

lock
Donating through GlobalGiving is safe, secure, and easy with many payment options to choose from. View other ways to donate

UMOJA PARTNERSHIP, INC. has earned this recognition on GlobalGiving:

Help raise money!

Support this important cause by creating a personalized fundraising page.

Start a Fundraiser

Learn more about GlobalGiving

Teenage Science Students
Vetting +
Due Diligence

Snorkeler
Our
Impact

Woman Holding a Gift Card
Give
Gift Cards

Young Girl with a Bicycle
GlobalGiving
Guarantee

Sign up for the GlobalGiving Newsletter

WARNING: Javascript is currently disabled or is not available in your browser. GlobalGiving makes extensive use of Javascript and will not function properly with Javascript disabled. Please enable Javascript and refresh this page.