This project is feeding and educating 300 orphan children in Kenya .It is providing life essentials such as food, clothing, medical care and education.
What is the issue, problem, or challenge?
There are an estimated 1.7 million orphans in Kenya. An estimated 700 children are orphaned every day. Most of these children withdraw from school due to lack of family support. Malnutrition increases the chances of children dying from diseases.
How will this project solve this problem?
The project is providing 300 orphan children with life essentials such as food, uniforms, medical care and more so education as the only means for pulling them out of poverty.
Potential Long Term Impact
For too many of the orphans, obtaining an education is an elusive goal. This project beleives and invest in education as one of the means for pulling them out of poverty. Once educated, the child will find value and meaning in life.
'If it were not for this project, I would not be in primary school now.My parents died when I was only 6 years.My dream of becoming a nurse would be no more'
Orphan beneficiary in school
Total Funding Goal: $9,000