June 2020 Newsletter In Memoriam Today marks the 3rd anniversary of the death of the Very Rev. Bernard Muindi, the founder of the Tumaini Children’s Ministry and the inspiration for Learn For Life Kenya. Rev. Muindi touched many lives and is sorely missed by all who knew him. Let
May 2020 Newsletter The Sun Will Come Out Tomorrow I am fundamentally an optimist. Whether that comes from nature or nurture, I cannot say. Part of being optimistic is keeping one’s head pointed toward the sun, one’s feet moving forward. There were many dark moments when my faith in
April 2020 Newsletter Joy Comes in the Morning The message of Easter is one of hope as our Creator triumphed over death, standing victorious over evil. This reassuring message comes at just the right time, as people around the world suffer greatly in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.
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