Education Sponsorship Kenya
We rescue orphans and vulnerable children from the streets of Nairobi Kenya. Reuniting and reintegrating them with their families. Many of these families need education support for their children and we are seeking a partnership with The Big Give' in pursuit of such support.
January 2016 - December 2019
Charity information: Tumaini Kwa Watoto (Children of hope)
Orphans and vulnerable children who are have been living on the streets of Nairobi. Kenya but have been rescued and reintegrated back to their families. Many of these families need assistance with the education of their children which for many is their route out of poverty.
Education of their children is for many families their route out of poverty. Education is a factor in breaking the poverty cycle.
Provide financial support for the education of a child who has been reintegrated with his/her family
Activities» Regular follow up of the child. Visits to the family and the school where the child is being educated to monitor the child's progress.
» Counselling of the child and his/her family.
What success will look like
Obtaining regular reports of the child's performance at school, at home and in the Community.
Break the poverty cycle in a child's family.
Activities» Regular follow up of the family to monitor the child's progress and to assist the family in other activities such as creating a business.
What success will look like
Reporting on the progress of the family in their battle with poverty.
Breaking of the poverty cycle of this family. we will regularly monitor the progress they are making.
There is always a risk that the child will return to the streets. To seek to deal with this risk we have a halfway house to prepare children for going back to their families while we work with the families to prepare for the return of their child by seeking to ensure that the home environment is conducive to the return of the child.
We can give quarterly and annual written reports.
Budget - Project Cost: £10,000Loading graph....
Amount Heading Description £5,000 School fees School fees for 10 children for 1 year £5,000 Travel Cost of follow up and monitoring the child and his/her family.
Current Funding / Pledges
Source Amount Sylvia Mulinge £500 Guaranteed Sheila Macharia £500 Guaranteed June Phillips £500 Guaranteed Mavis Speight £500 Guaranteed Esther Kadiri £1,000 Guaranteed Mr. Kinuthia £500 Guaranteed
The children, their families and the Communities they come from.
We have 17 years experience in rescuing and reintegrating children into their families. We have a passionate, committed, skilful Team of Kenyan Social workers who have many years experience and an infrastructure and clarity of vision to carry out this project successfully.
Read more about the Charity running this project.
Margaret Mwailogho - Staff
Head of Operations. A qualified Social worker with 8 years experience. Passionate to rescue children and reintegrating them with their families.
Jane Wambui - Staff
Social worker with 11 years experience in the organisation.
Stephen Ngala - Staff
Social worker with 8 years experience in the organisation.
John Mwangi - Staff
a week will pay for a child's school for a year
Thank you for rescuing me from life on the streets