1000 Voices for Hope - Mahiga Hope High

$43,363 $31,637
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Note: These stories talk about the same issues that this project addresses, but are not necessarily about this specific project.

Where There Is Will, There Is A Way.

16-21 years old, in Nairobi, Kenya
Map of WHERE THERE IS WILL, THERE IS  A WAY. In the middle of the Kibera slums lived two boys; nobert and victor. The boys lived in great poverty. They went to school with alot of hardship. After they finished their high school education they started a group called NOVI. The group was a dancing group that give young stars hope of achieving their goals. The group is started in Kianda. The boys though they have tried their level best to make it possible they have problems such as inadequate finance and so on. They believe that if provided for they can do better and can help more young stars. Read more.
Related to project keywords: school education, hope, high school, way, great

Knowledge Through Books

By a male, 31-45 years old, in Kakamega, Kenya
Map of Knowledge through Books That day ,we had visitors from Kenya Library Service.We went to the parade,rather early for welcoming the guest who came in officiating the opening of our new ultra-modern library that was funded by the government through the constituency Development Fund.This has seen as our school get books that we can read and expand our knowledge. Read more.
Related to project keywords: opening, kenya, books, new, knowledge

Sick Of Tuberclosis

By a female, 22-30 years old, in Nairobi, Kenya
Map of sick of tuberclosis In kitale a certain boy was caught with a certain witness that had not been confirmed by the doctor at the time the boy dropped out of school and forced to bed ridden for mouths. After some time my parents came and he was dagonised of Tuberculosis. He had no hope of what he cold do of life having performed well in high school he felt like life was not for his side of the story. We embarked on a program that personally had found on the internet on how to encourage the person suffering on the same. After some day the boy gained knowledge and realization that all was not at the dead end and he could stand far his life once more. Currently the boy is trying much to make ends meet by his knowledge of inventions and talent. Read more.
Related to project keywords: hope, high school, story, knowledge, stand

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Project Leader

Turk Pipkin

Austin, TX United States

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Map of 1000 Voices for Hope - Mahiga Hope High