As mentioned in the previous post, Watu kwa Watu has continued, mainly with funding of the ACH, the feeding programs for students in the schools in 3 slums in Nairobi. In addition, the food assistance to the families of the poorest students and of the school staff is continuing and is being expanded. Below are […]
During the 9 months since our last posting of the Watu Kwa Watu news the activities of our Charitable Trust were more then is similar period of earlier years, but have had a slightly different focus as a result of the Covid-19 pandemics. First of all, the number of children and young adults, whom we […]
Adda (name changed to protect privacy), the sister of Norman, is in the first grade of her High school. She is sponsored by the same donor as her brother.
On 13 and 14 April New School University workshop has conducted with Starkid teachers with focus on maximizing the quality of the level of learning. The workshop was highly participatory. It has started with presentation by the New School team of the results of their analysis of the data Starkid students’ performance, which was collected […]
Watu Kwa Watu was invited in early 2017, via African Children’s Haven Foundation, to partner with the Art Fund of an American painter Dinesh Doshi to start the project DRAW YOUR DREAMS, in a few poor primary schools, both in urban slums and in rural areas in Kenya. The project introduces the elements of visual […]
The very modest classrooms of the Overseers Education Centre have been seriously affected by prolonged and heavy rainy season of early 2018. Three classrooms had to be rebuild, as well as the latrine block. The work followed availability of funds, which Watu Kwa Watu was trying to mobilize. First series of work was done in […]
Evaluation mission of Polish Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) has visited Starkid and Cheleta Schools, which Watu Kwa Watu has assisted, jointly with Partners Polska Foundation in 2011 and 2012, using MOFA funding,
As every year, towards the end of the annual funding cycle, at the end of September 2017, the Community Concerns’ Committee of the CIC (Catholic International Community) of Nairobi has visited Starkid School and Rescue Centre. The visit has focused on the lunch feeding program supported by the CIC for the fifth consecutive year.
171111 Nairobi Rotary Club has visited Starkid, especially focusing onComputer Education program funded by the Rotary Club of Galveston, Texas, and the African Children Haven foundation
With funding of friends of Watu Kwa Watu in Germany, Phanice is studying, since February 2017, catering at Kisi Technical College.