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Students acting for Honesty, Integrity and Equality

Wasichana Wetu Wafaulu – Let our girls succeed!

 

Tackling CSEC at the Kenyan coast

Contribute to letting children thrive!

 

 

Why we do what we do

Our efforts are timely to advance access to education and employment for vulnerable young people living in the coast of Kenya, through a long term holistic approach. Through Kesho Kenya, vulnerable children are becoming empowered and educated, broadening their experience of the world and realising their dreams – irrespective of poverty, ethnicity, gender, religion or special needs. Thus, they have the chance to break the cycle of poverty.
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3,200

children educated from
primary to university

1,678

children reached in 2018
via School Safeguarding
programme

12,920 girls

supported through
WWW project in
Kilifi County

33

trainings conducted
in 2018

128

primary and secondary
schools we work with
in Kilifi County

94,7 %

of our secondary students
transitioned to university
or college in 2018

Our Areas of Intervention

These are the areas that we work in day and night to ensure that we serve the young people better and we won’t stop!

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3 weeks ago
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How do we track the impact of girls' academic transition, a change in the perception of girl education in communities and positive changes at school, e.g. girls' attendance and performance?
During ... See more

4 weeks ago

In today's headlines: 325,000 students are yet to report for form one due to financial constraints. These numbers are alarming! Why is it that even students with very high marks don't get any support ... See more

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Kesho Kenya supported Essa Rajab Khamis through high school. After his final exam, he worked in our office as graduate assistant. After his gap year, he joined Kibabii University to pursue Bachelor ... See more

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Such messages warm our hearts and make us work even harder in ensuring no child is left behind in accessing quality education. Below⬇️⬇️ is a testimonial in Rachael's own words.

"My name is ... See more

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"The new development check app is now easier, simpler and more user-friendly." Says Joshua, our M&E officer. In a SHINE training with monitors and patrons from project schools, members learnt how the ... See more

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"In dealing with defilement matters, my community relies so much on kangaroo courts. This is where the victim's family and perpetrator come together before a village elder who decides how the victim ... See more

1 month ago

45 secondary schools within Kilifi County will be involved in our SHINE (Students Acting for Honesty, Integrity &Equality) project in 2020. To kick-off, our team visits the anti-corruption office, ... See more

1 month ago

Who will get one of our 352 bursaries for 2020 incoming form 1 students offered by Wasichana Wetu Wafaulu in the 55 project schools? The decision will probably not be easy. As here in Kadzinuni ... See more

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It"s amazing and moving to watch how business ideas and concepts of our Street Business School members turn into reality and flourish. For a mid-line survey we talked with women in Mtwapa about their ... See more

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Welcome to the Kesho family! Our new beneficiaries receive their cheques and are oriented on the sponsorship agreement and what is expected of them as students and parents. Furthermore, we discuss ... See more

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