Christina Hightower - Program Director and her friends

We have a NEW Team Member!

,
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

, ,
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…
westminster christian academy learns about africa

What Can Happen When We Say Yes?

,
In January, a parent from Westminster Christian Academy, in Huntsville, AL, joined us on a trip to Kenya to learn more about our partner who runs Valley Light Home and what a partnership would look like.That trip launched months of important…
Just One Africa receives Impact Award for Nonprofit Excellence in 2019

2019 Impact Award for Nonprofit Excellence

This morning we attended a breakfast highlighting the important work being done by Atlanta LEAD Institute, a nonprofit training program. We went through their 10-month program in 2013 when we were building the foundation for Just One Africa.…
Trauma Therapy Training with Kutoa Project

How Transformational Change Happens

,
As we learn more about the communities we are serving in and all that our partners are challenged by, we came to understand a huge need for trauma-informed training for the school staff at Lenkai Christian School and caregivers at Hope Beyond…
It starts with Us!

It Starts with Us! Ordinary, Regular Us

"It starts with us—ordinary, regular us—taking one step, then two, and then a hundred small steps in an intentional direction." - Jeannie MarieWhen we launch our Clean Water Program in communities, we take special care to build relationships…
Clay and Amy Churchill

Creating Hope and Changing Lives

, ,
We would love for you to take a listen to Madison Anaya's Fearless Chase Podcast, featuring our Director of Operations, Amy Churchill. We hope this inspires, challenges, and encourages you to live out a courageous life of purpose in-spite…
Amy Churchill with Maasai women in Kimana, Kenya at a water filter distribution.

Meet Amy Churchill

, , ,
Repost from interview with VoyageATL.Today we’d like to introduce you to Amy Churchill.Amy, please share your story with us. How did you get to where you are today? Just One Africa was birthed out of a trip to Kenya in 2012. We partnered…
Just One Africa believes in partnering with local leaders

Change Lives Today with Just One

,
Just One Africa was founded with the belief that it takes JUST ONE person to make a difference and JUST ONE person is worth making a difference for. Our efforts are focused in Kenya as we partner with local leaders who care for vulnerable children…
Maasai Filter Distribution under an acacia tree

Distribution Day Adventures

,
We recently visited a new community in Southern Kenya. Our morning started at dawn and after two grueling hours of bouncing along dusty dirt roads, we arrived with 150 Uzima water filters and 300 buckets ready to teach and train on hygiene,…