Entries by Clay Churchill

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Change comes when we help others

“If I can help one person, and that person can help another person, then it becomes a change.” – Dr. Kakenya Ntaiya This is what Just One Africa is ALL about! The difficult situations and deep challenges in life can seem so impossible to overcome and high mountains of needed change are often met with […]

The Rights We Want

This picture is of our strong local leader, Dorcus Parit. She is a wife, mother, daughter, sister, teacher, advocate, leader, and friend. She is on the front lines fighting for women and young girls rights to a full education, to stop the practice of FGM (Female Genital Mutilation) and child marriage, she cares for children […]

Starting School with Just One!

The school year has started and our ‘I am One’ Clubs are in full swing! With cool weather knocking on the door and school buses buzzing around town, it’s starting to feel like Fall. We love this time of year as we get to be back in local classrooms sharing and serving with students of all […]

At the foot of the Mountain

The first stop for our team will be in Amboseli which is at the foot of Mt. Kilimanjaro. There we will partner with local leaders and teachers to provide strategic teacher training and fun and effective classroom strategies for more effective teaching. The Lenkai School that Just One Africa has partnered with in the past […]

Children can now go to school

This is a very rural Maasai community in Southern Kenya. Our local leaders John and Dorcus conducted a sanitation training as well as a water filter distribution. On our follow up trip in January I visited this community and walked to their water source, 1 mile away. Since they were still waiting for the rains […]

We are stronger together

Our hearts are deeply saddened and burdened for Kenya, a country and a people that we love. We stand with them in prayer and support during this time. We will not retreat in fear yet stand firm and continue to partner with local leaders who care for vulnerable children and those affected by the clean […]