March 2020 Newsletter One Step at a Time We at Learn For Life Kenya pray that all of you and your families are staying safe and healthy during this extremely challenging time. We continue to think of and stand with all our partners as we recognize the realities and
February 2020 Newsletter: VTC Construction Update Our partners in Kenya kicked off 2020 on a high note as the local community gathered in front of the Vocational Training Center building on February 9th for a fundraiser to benefit the project. The event raised a total of $11,000 which will
What's Next for Kenyan High School Graduates? On December 18, 2019, the Kenyan Ministry of Education released exam results for the nationwide high school exam – the Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE). The results, while marginally improved from the previous year, are a reminder of the need for
With friends like you, we have been able to accomplish so much over the past four years! As you know, we are partnering with Tumaini Children’s Home in Nyeri, Kenya to build a trade school, a strategic response to high unemployment in Kenya. Once open, the four-story, 29,000 square foot
November 2019 Newsletter: You Make Us Grateful! Dear Friend, On behalf of Learn For Life Kenya, we want to take a moment to tell you how thankful we are to have friends like you. Learn For Life Kenya has realized enormous success since 2015, largely due to such a supportive
September 2018 Interview "Connecting with Supervisor Hudgins" Clicking image will launch the Fairfax County, Virginia government web page where this video is hosted.
October 2019 Newsletter: Construction Progresses at the Vocational Training Center "When eating an elephant, take one bite at a time." -- Creighton Abrams Thanks to you, that's exactly how we've gotten this far! In September, our partners finalized Phase 7 of construction at the Vocational Training Center. Skilled workers built
July 2019 Newsletter: Growing and Blossoming -- The VTC, a New Agricultural Project, and Enduring Friendships This week saw the beginning of the next phase of construction for the Vocational Training Center. The contractor’s skilled workers are busy building the windows, doors, and frames in his workshop, which is located about five miles from the VTC.
Strategic Partnership Agenda for Learn for Life Kenya and KCDF June 17, 2019 L-R, Friends of Kenya Community Development Foundation (FoKCDF) President Mr. Fred Cooper, Mwalagho Productions, Mrs. Anna Mwalagho, Kenyan Women in the DMV, Mrs. Mary Mbulo, Kenya Community Development Foundation (KCDF) Executive Director Mrs. Janet Mawiyoo, Mrs. Constance
June 2019 Newsletter: In Gratitude This month we achieved two major milestones on the journey we started together a few years ago. Together with our partners, the Tumaini Children’s Ministry, we successfully completed Phase 6 of the current Vocational Training Center construction. This phase involved erecting the exterior walls