Footsteps International

Footsteps International

Charity information

Footsteps International

Footsteps International is a charity which helps street children and orphans in Kenya. We lift children out of the gutter (literally sometimes) and care them until they are independent

Founded 2002

  • Mission statement

    Footsteps International is a charity run by Christians which helps street children and orphans. Working mainly in Kenya, our aim is to help each child we care for to independence.
    We have established and run an effective system for caring for street children and orphans, getting them into education and training, and then into work.
    We also help schools in slum areas of Nairobi by providing school meals, books and helping with building improvements.

  • Aims

    Footsteps International aims to:

    • Children in Need We care for street children and orphaned and abandoned children.
    • Education & Training We fund education and training for poor and needy young people.
    • Poverty and Disability We support a project where workers with disabilities make wheelchairs for the disabled.
  • Overview

    Established: February 2002

    Registered Charity Number: 1091026

    Board members: 5

    Volunteers: 6

    Phone number: 01689 828166

    Address: 79 Lynwood Grove Orpington Kent BR6 0BQ

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  • Sustainable Support for Kenyan Street Children

    Footsteps International cares for 100 street boys. To improve the project's sustainability... More
  • School lunches for children in Nairobi's slums

    To provide a nutritious lunch each school day to 300 children living in Nairobi's slums.