Clackson and Joseph and Just One

Don't underestimate the power of your vision to change the world

As we have stepped out with the vision of Just One Africa we have had the privilege of meeting some amazing people. Meet Joseph and Clackston, part of our awesome team in Kisumu and Bondo, Kenya. These men have changed our world and we are…
Teresa loves the simple things in life.

JUST ONE little girl who finds joy in simple things

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This sweet girl is Teresa, an orphan, whose parents were murdered in front of her and her sister due to post election violence several years ago. She lives with Momma Phoebe who cares for dozens of vulnerable children in Bondo, Kenya, on the…
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…
Dorcus is speaking to the Maasai community

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…
Just One Africa "I am One" clubs in Forsyth and Fulton counties

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…
baby-ashley

This story isn't about JUST ONE life, but two

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"Don’t be lazy and make assumptions about people. Ask about their story. Then, listen. Really listen. Be humble. Be teachable. Be human." - Eugene Cho This story isn't about JUST ONE life, but two. Remember the little girl named Ashley…

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…

Our humble beginings

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“Human suffering ANYWHERE concerns men and women EVERYWHERE.” Elie Wiesel This little baby is the one that started it all. In 2012 we were serving in this Kenyan community on the shores of Lake Victoria. We had partnered with the locals…
Maasai woman at water puddle

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…
Kenyan flag

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…