Page closed

This page is now closed. Take a look at other fundraising pages on JustGiving

Closed 21/09/2017

0%
$0raised of $1,935 target by 0 supporters

    Weʼve raised $0 to buy mattresses and desks for Kiotani Boarding School, Kenya. Kiotani gives a better future to children from The Forgotten Slums.

    Location
    Mlolongo, Machakos County, Kenya
    Time left
    Closed on Thursday, 21st September 2017

    What is crowdfunding?

    Crowdfunding is a new type of fundraising where you can raise funds for your own personal cause, even if you're not a registered charity.

    The page owner is responsible for the distribution of funds raised.

    Story

    Children are the most vulnerable population affected by poverty and HIV/AIDS. The UNICEF estimates that children below 18 years make up 49 per cent of the population of Kenya, and 62 per cent of the population is below 24 years old. Over 75 per cent of children and adolescents experience one or more deprivations of their rights, including limited access to safe water and improved sanitation, education and health and nutrition services.

    One of Positive Life Kenya's main goals is to offer opportunities for our children in Mlolongo, Athi River, Lukenya Hills and other communities we serve.

    Currently, Positive Life Kenya runs two schools, one in Kicheko slum and another in Lukenya Hils, serving more than 180 children ages 3 to 14. One of its schools, Kiotani, is a boarding school for children from The Forgotten Slums. Kiotani rescues these children from extremely harsh backgrounds and gives them the opportunity of a better future. Education empowers people, and these children have the chance to break the poverty cycle their families are trapped in.

    Kiotani needs funding for vital resources - specifically mattresses and desks. This will allow the school to house and educate as many children as possible, giving them a comfortable environment in which to learn and grow. For more information or to sponsor a child visit www.positivelifekenya.org/children

    Updates

    0

    Mary Wabwire

    Updates appear here

      6 months ago

      Mary Wabwire started crowdfunding

      Leave a message of support

      Supporters

      0

        Great people make things happen

        Do you know anyone in need or maybe want to help a local community cause?

        Create you own page and donʼt let that cause go unfunded!

        About Crowdfunding
        About the fundraiser
        Mary Wabwire

        Mary Wabwire

        Mlolongo, Machakos County, Kenya

        Report this Page

        * JustGiving crowdfunders pay a small fee for our service. Find out how much it is and what we do for it.