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westminster christian academy learns about africa

What Can Happen When We Say Yes?

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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

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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…
Swahili Greetings You Should Know

Swahili Greetings You Should Know

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The Basics of Saying Hello in Swahili Besides the standard habari or jambo, I will teach you how to say even ‘good morning’ in Swahili (or good afternoon/evening) plus some other cool stuff that you can use while interacting with fun-loving…
Lenkai multi-purpose building in Kimana, Kenya

You chose to say YES!

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It is because YOU chose to say “YES” to being Just One that Just One Africa is able to partner with local leaders in Kenya creating long term sustainable change for vulnerable children!  We extend a heartfelt thank you for your donations,…
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…
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…

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…
Just One Africa speaks at Piney Grove Middle School FCA

Piney Grove FCA invites Just One to speak

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We have been SO busy these last few weeks before 2014 getting the word out about the hope and life that we are working together to bring to the people of Kenya! Friday we were invited to speak at Piney Grove Middle FCA Forsyth/Dawson Huddle…