We build homes and schools for girls and boys in Kenya. Then we create local business to sustain them so you don’t have to. We are defeating the causes of extreme poverty in Kenya by raising up just leaders and building enterprise.
Total funds raised between July 2012 and June 2013 increased by 42% from 2011-12
Raised in the UK by volunteers in our London, Belfast, Mourne, and Bristol and Bath chapters.
Of your investing supports our work on the ground in Kenya because private donors cover our operating costs.
Other events, fundraising and private donors make up the rest of the $240k.
The Autumn ‘Breaking Ground’ Campaign was our biggest yet: 121 volunteers raised $289,550 from 1,568 donors. An increase of 15% from 2011.
Contributed by 167 monthly investors, averaging $41/month
Grants from foundations
Total number of investors in 2012-2013
Of donations were less than $100
Number of hours that volunteers contributed across our 4 U.S. chapters, equaling $87,000
Investments Less than $100
Investments between $100 – 999
Investments between $1000 – 5000
Investments between $5000 – 9999
Investments between $10,000 – 19,999
Investments Over $20,000
Combined investments of $840,363
4 Girls homes are now completed - 3 of the homes house 15 girls each, and we are filling the fourth
New girls were taken in, 6 of which are infants
Pro bono doctors provided 40 annual physicals
New staff members were added at our facility in Kenya
Girls were provided with on-site counseling to improve emotional health
31 girls are in elementary school, 5 in high school, 1 in college and 9 others not of schooling age yet