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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…
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…
First Aid Arts training in Nairobi with Just One Africa partners.First Aid Arts

Hope Beyond Trauma Therapy Training

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One of the important programs that our partners have been building is focused on trauma therapy and counseling for the children rescued from early marriage, FGM, trafficking, and abuse. We fundraised for the land and home which is now Hope…
The Churchill's and Olhava's in Kenya on an Experience Trip in 2017

Opportunity and Hope for the Future

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I am so grateful for the experience I had with Just One Africa in Kenya last month. My wife and I led a group from our church to join Just One for two weeks in Kenya. Our church had previously given to some projects of theirs over there…
Simple Charity

Thank you Simple Charity!

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THANK YOU Simple Charity and so many others! Here's a quick update from the field (at Hope Beyond in Kimana, Kenya) on what your incredible, generous, continued partnership has made possible! Hope is here, giving some precious lives the…
Duke Engage Students in Kenya at Lenkai Christian School

We may live simply, but we love everyone

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Our first day in Kenya, we pulled into camp with Paul, and met Madam Dorcus. She was waiting for us outside of her house, ready to greet us with a smile and welcoming arms. We introduced ourselves, and immediately she made us feel at home.…
Lenkai School Garden

Bravo Just One Africa!

This update from our partner, Dorcus: "The vegetable kitchen garden is amazing; full of spinach, kales, Irish potatoes, carrots, and beet root. It has reduced the budget of the green vegetables that we used to buy from the market and in addition…
Just One Africa meeting with the Governor of Siaya County in Western Kenya.

Lifting communities out of a cycle of sickness and poverty

Today was full of new opportunities. The day started with our vehicles all packed up with buckets and filters heading to Siaya County for multiple water filter distributions. But first, we had a meeting with the governor to discuss the UZima…
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,…
Partnering with girls

How will you grow?

Some people go through life trying to find out what the world holds for them only to find out too late that it's what they bring to the world that really counts. - Anne of Green Gables We are grateful for the opportunity to serve with others,…