2021 Christmas Fundraiser | Special Edition Bags

Christmas is a magical time 🙂 It is when we appreciate the sweetness of the Christmas biscuits, sipping hot cocoa and listening to Michael Bublé. We enjoy the Christmas lights in the streets while...

How I broke through fear – Emily from the U.S.

My breakthrough experience Hi, I'm Emily from the United States, an intern at Better Me Kenya. If you had asked me a month ago how much my experience working with Better Me would change my life, I...

Hope for Homeless Children

Homeless of Kisumu We have been committed to transforming the lives of children in Kenya and this has been consistently shown with the work we do in Korando. But we don’t stop there and  are...

2021 Christmas Fundraiser | Special Edition Bags

Christmas is a magical time 🙂 It is when we appreciate the sweetness of the Christmas biscuits, sipping hot cocoa and listening to Michael Bublé. We enjoy the Christmas lights in the streets while rushing from shop to shop to find the perfect gifts for our loved ones...

How I broke through fear – Emily from the U.S.

My breakthrough experience Hi, I'm Emily from the United States, an intern at Better Me Kenya. If you had asked me a month ago how much my experience working with Better Me would change my life, I would have said a great deal. But what I never would have expected is...

Hope for Homeless Children

Homeless of Kisumu We have been committed to transforming the lives of children in Kenya and this has been consistently shown with the work we do in Korando. But we don’t stop there and  are touching the lives of more children around Kisumu by engaging in community...

Updates

Be the Difference for #OneChild Campaign

Be the Difference for #OneChild Campaign

Be the Difference for #OneChild - Help with School Fees. This May, 30 children finished their Primary School education at Korando and are now waiting to access Secondary Schools. We wish to give all 30 children a real chance at life - but we need your help! The cost...

Spring Camp “Adventure Begins”

Spring Camp “Adventure Begins”

The Camp Adventure Begins:  “Unusual, exciting, daring” The camp was born out of the desire to nurture the mental wellbeing of the children at Korando. For this we created a space for the children to feel heard and seen, to share, to explore and to have...

Korando Kids join to beat pollution and cause the plastic revolution

Korando Kids join to beat pollution and cause the plastic revolution

Inspiring creativity and Innovation in Children A journey that started with our environmental club being invited to a Kid-novation waste workshop courtesy of the Naam Festival Lake Victoria led to a visit to the famous Flipflopi Project at Kisumu Impala Park. The...

Women’s Day and Int. Women’s Conference

Women’s Day and Int. Women’s Conference

International Women's Day is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. The day also marks a call to action for accelerating gender parity. We observed this day by creating awareness on our social media platforms about...

Promoting Peace and Cohesion in Kisumu’s Communities

Promoting Peace and Cohesion in Kisumu’s Communities

Rotary for Peace March Kenya is just one year away from elections and most of the time during this period there is usually a lot of violence during campaigns coming from young people who are hired by politicians. This situation usually affects children and women the...

Fablab Digital Fabrication Training

Fablab Digital Fabrication Training

Introduction to digital fabrication training An intense four-week training held at Korando Education Center, in Kisumu, Kenya, from 24th November to 1st January 2020. The goal of this project was to offer the upper-level students at Korando Education center an...

Annual Report 2020

Annual Report 2020

We are excited to share with you our 2020 annual report, filled with love and appreciation for all your support and the incredible work our team has been able to do in Kenya! The report is available in both english and german. Please enjoy!Foreword BOARD OF DIRECTORS,...

Youth UPliftment Mentorship Program (YUMP) for Woman & Girls

Youth UPliftment Mentorship Program (YUMP) for Woman & Girls

As part of our contribution to the 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Based Violence (GBV), we engaged in activities that targeted adolescents and particularly girls through our Youth Upliftment Mentorship Program. 25. November marked the UN Day Opposing Violence...

The Next Generation of Innovators

The Next Generation of Innovators

We are proud to announce our partnership with FabLab Winam, an open-access laboratory for creative fabricators, artists, scientists, engineers, educators, students, amateurs, and professionals of all ages. The goal is to empower our students with skills and knowledge...

Homeless of Kisumu

Homeless of Kisumu

Back in August a group of young people sat around the table in the dome house to discuss how they could improve the welfare of children living in the streets of Kisumu. With the team in Korando leading the initiative, we created a program that would cater for the...

A Story of Love, Hope and Good Food

A Story of Love, Hope and Good Food

When we think about children, we imagine kids who are safe at home playing, having enough to eat and having friends to hang out with. Sadly that's not the case with all children. The Kisumu Children's Remand Home is a perfect example. It houses children who are in...

Urgent Fundraiser: Beds & Mattresses for Korando

Urgent Fundraiser: Beds & Mattresses for Korando

Want to join us in supporting a good cause? We are raising money for the Korando Education Center to reopen the Primary School with new COVID-19 guidelines and your contribution will make an impact, whether you donate a little or a lot. Anything helps! Thank you for...