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...

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

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

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...

Updates

Start a Facebook Christmas Fundraiser

Start a Facebook Christmas Fundraiser

Start a Facebook Christmas Fundraiser There are many creative ways to be an active citizens to support the work we are doing in Kenya and we are grateful for all of your help! The African term Ubuntu encapsulates it all: "I am because we are" - Better Me exists...

Nelson Mandela Day 18th June

Nelson Mandela Day 18th June

Nelson Mandela Day 18th June is a global call to action that celebrates🥳the idea that each individual has the power to transform the world and the ability to make an impact. In regards to this, we celebrate🥳🥳 our very own chica from Spain...

Welcoming Tom as our new Program Coordinator

Welcoming Tom as our new Program Coordinator

We are excited to introduce you to our newest family member - Thomas from Kisumu. He joined the team in Korando as Better Me's new Program and Volunteer Coordinator and with his skills and experience he will add great value to our children, our volunteers and our...

Our New School is almost finished!

Our New School is almost finished!

We are so happy and grateful that the new building is almost finished. After so many months of hard work we can finally see the place where the kids will soon be studying for a better future. Yay! It is the first of two classroom blocks, each hosting 6 classes. Once...

Ball Games Competition

Ball Games Competition

Last month our kids got the amazing opportunity to participate at the primary ball games! Primary schools from across Kenya took part in it and there are 4 different types of games: handball, volleyball, football and netball. Every school has a girls and a boys team...

February Report – Please Help!

February Report – Please Help!

Hey everyone, I wanted to give you a little overview of the things we have been doing since the beginning of this year and it’s been quite a lot! Just this year we supported the education of our children with almost 4500 Euro. This covered costs for nursery, primary...

2015 Annual Letter by Torsten

2015 Annual Letter by Torsten

In less than 2 weeks Cheap Impact will celebrate it’s first birthday. Quite amazing if we think from where we started and where we are at now. Let’s go back in time to the evening hours of the 8th January 2015 when the idea was born by 4 friends over a cup of tea in...