Wasichana Wetu Wafaulu – Let our girls succeed!

 

Students acting for Honesty, Integrity and Equality

Tackling CSEC at the Kenyan coast

Tusome – Let us read!

 

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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"An investment in knowledge pays the best interest." #KeshoKenya totally agrees with Benjamin Franklin. We do our best to offer children and adults access to education, financial, literacy and ... See more

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"I am passionate about debating, it is in my blood", says Mapenzi, one of our beneficiaries. She recently emerged position 3 at a national debate competition. Mapenzi imagines making a career from ... See more

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Child Right Clubs(CRC) members of our project "Tackling Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children" (CSEC) participate in fun games and activities during theme days. In the event, members from ... See more

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Besides the parent child reading sessions, our #Tusome project staff in partnership with class teachers in the project schools engage parents and pupils in developing literacy support materials such ... See more

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How best can one communicate effectively to children other than the use of entertainment? Our edutainment team performs a skit on child pregnancy, correct reporting mechanisms and various forms of ... See more

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Parents from Kararacha primary are pleased to see that their children are able to read fluently and want to be more involved in their academic journey, not only in school but also at home. To enhance ... See more

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We had the honor of being invited by Youth Theatre of Kenya to participate with some beneficiaries in a workshop at Kivukoni School. The children had a lot of fun doing exercises like "Help me, I am ... See more

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One of our SHINE project schools, Sokoke Secondary transform existing problems into projects. They drilled a borehole, constructed ramps for students with disability and started up a "cashewnut ... See more

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International Literacy Day poem

"We are grateful to our teacher for contributing to our bright future through education." Adult literacy students joyfully rehearse a poem and other art pieces to be performed at the International ... See more

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"We tend to take matters into our own hands when we learn of perpetrators in our community", says a Watamu boda boda rider. During a discussion on child protection with our safeguarding team, the ... See more

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