Change comes when we help others.

Change comes when we help others

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"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…
Clean and Dirty Water with Maasai Woman in Amboseli, Kenya

Change is Possible

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DID YOU KNOW… UNICEF has reported that “2.1 Billion people have no safe drinking water” and that “4.4 Billion people lack properly managed sanitation”.  So, what does that mean exactly? Those numbers can seem really daunting so…
Just One Africa believes in partnering with local leaders

World Health Day – Special Thank You

World Health Day was created to raise awareness of the need to improve global health. Learning about global issues can be as easy as turning on the news or reading on Twitter - but do you know how to combat global health issues? At Just…
It starts with Us!

It Starts with Us! Ordinary, Regular Us

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"It starts with us—ordinary, regular us—taking one step, then two, and then a hundred small steps in an intentional direction." - Jeannie Marie When we launch our Clean Water Program in communities, we take special care to build relationships…
A student at Lenkai Christian School. He is Just One!

You Can Make a Difference

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So much is possible when we choose to invest in the life of another person. We believe that each child is important and has value.  What if you could change the story of just one child?  Once upon a time, there was a wise man who used…
Students at Just One Africa "I Am One" Club

“I Am One” – Club Students

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Every August, Just One Africa starts another year of involvement in local Forsyth County Schools. Amy Churchill began sharing these stories and programs with the students in local middle and high schools a little over 6 years ago.  The presentations…
Central Hight School - I Am One Club Fundraiser

World Changing Students at Central High

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Fundraising can often seem like a daunting task. Many people feel too overwhelmed to even begin thinking of how they can raise money for an organization, but that isn’t the case with the “I am One” club at Forsyth Central High School.  When…
Rose Salensky is a Just One Africa Volunteer

ONE*ders Spotlight: Rose Salensky

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To say that Rose is a “Jack of all Trades” would be an understatement - because Rose can do everything and MORE.  As a Just One volunteer for over 5 years, Rose has become one of the company’s main product developers. She has developed…
Christina Hightower - Program Director and her friends

We have a NEW Team Member!

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Truett Cathy said, "Be better before you get bigger." We have been working diligently at improving our systems, programs, and communications so that we can continue to grow in healthier ways as an organization. Our arms and hearts are overflowing…
Lenkai Christian School needs a new vehicle for child rescues

This is as Real as it Gets – Life in Kenya

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In April, a mother of five drove to the police station and loaded up some police officers in her own vehicle. They drove all day into a rural area, reached the town they were looking for, and rescued a 10-year-old girl who had been sold…