RONGAI CDF DONATION TO SPRING HIGH SCHOOL AT GIWA FARM,RONGAI,NAKURU, 2014

Spring High School which was implemented by VICDA has benefited with kshs.400,000 to equip the school laboratories for science subjects. This donation was  facilitated by the area Member of Parliament Honorable Raymond Moi and his entire Rongai CDF team in 2014;

K.I.D.S. INITIATIVES,CANADA, PROJECTS:

KIENI HIV/AIDS Women Group in Nyeri,Kenya April,2014 & January,2015:

The group benefited with medicine,food and spirulina supplements. The group have been struggling with medication and the right diet for their patients which has caused an increased in the number of unnecessary deaths.

Spirulina supplement have been able to boost the patients body immunity is a very high rate which is from bed-ridden to  healthy working individuals.

Two donations distributed in April,2014 and January,2015;

Our next project is to build a Resource Center and empower the group through businesses;

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Mama Tunza Children Orphanage in Ngong,Kenya December,2014:

The orphanage benefited with a water pump and grinding machine.

The water pump is being used to pump the water from the source to the greenhouse within the orphanage which was donated by K.I.D.S Initiatives in April,2013 as a source of children nutrients and income for the orphanage.

The grinding machine is to be used for labeling of cloth designs done by the orphanage where the buying of the sewing machines were also facilitated by VICDA through a cash donation from K.I.D.S Initiatives in April,2013.

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Lemolo A Water Harvesting Project at Kimugul Primary School in Nakuru,Kenya January,2015:

Installation of water harvesting project at Kimugul Primary School where the water is being used by children for school feeding program,drinking and cleanliness.

This area is completely dry and has been lacking water. The water project is making a big impact to the children in school;

Our next project in the school is to implement Irrigation farming within the school where we have set aside 3 acres to be utilized for the purpose of sustainable school feeding program where the implementation will take place from month of April,2015;

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Shalom Primary School in Nakuru,Kenya Construction of 8 Additional Toilets April & December,2014:
Shalom Primary School  benefited with 8 additional toilets from K.I.D.S. Initiatives in the year 2014. The school is having a total number of 561 children where initially the boys and girls had 4 toilets respectively. The additional of  8 more toilets(4 for girls & 4 for boys) have been provided  to meet the school demand based on the number of students in school.

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Shalom Toilets Block

Donated a Green House to Ndia-ini Primary School in Nairobi,Kenya:
A green house has been donated to this school to support the school feeding program for the children;The School has also benefited with a water tank to be used for the greenhouse purpose.
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A cow for Shelter!

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Dairy Cow – Donated to Shelter Children Home in Ngong January,2015:

This donation came through a group of individual donors who support other projects in Kenya through VICDA. The donation will help the orphanage to cut the expenses due to availability of milk which is mostly used by children in the orphanage.

As you can see, the children at Shelter are excited by the new addition!

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Kimugul Primary School at Lemolo A is Open!

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We are so excited to share with you that Kimugul Primary School at Lemolo A is officially open and children are already there, busy learning!

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At the end of July the Nakuru county governor, His Excellency Kinuthia Mbugua officially opened the school and celebrated with the community. In addition to his official duties, Governor Mbugua generously donated 400 school uniforms, sanitary towels for the girls, 500 tree seedlings and 40 bags of maize. These donations were a complete surprise to the people living at Lemolo A and, as you can imagine, the celebrations were joyous and full of thanksgiving.

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VICDA would like to thank World Teacher Aid who made the construction of this school possible and who have changed the lives of the children in the Lemolo community. Thank you, also, to Governor Kinuthia Mbugua for his generosity and support.

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Governor Mbugua, Irene Wairimu and a representative from World Teacher Aid celebrate the opening of the school.
Donations from the governor.
Donations from the governor.

Caring for the Children of Africa provides food for Lemolo children

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Caring for the Children of Africa, an Australian NGO, has provided food for the children at Lemolo A and B camps. Distributed through the schools where about 750 children attend, this program will feed them for 4 months. Maize, beans and maize flour were provided. This is valuable nutrition that these kids rely on to get them through the school day.

feeding 6VICDA would like to thank Annie Copley and Caring for the Children of Africa for their continued work and generous contributions to the children at Lemolo camps.

Desks donated to Manjani Mingi Primary School in Rongai

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Once again, Caring for the Kids of Kenya (USA) has assisted IDP children in by outfitting Manjani Mingi Primary School in Rongai with 82 new desks earlier this month. The  desks will serve the 246 children in attendance where they can now sit comfortably at 3 children per desk. To date, VICDA partners have donated close to 400 desks to school children at Manjani Mingi and have thus assisted in their education.

 

Thank you to Sister Fund & Caring for Kids of Kenya!

Children at Lemolo happily carry their new chairs to their school
Children at Lemolo happily carry their new chairs to their school

VICDA would like to thank Sister Fund (USA) and Caring for Kids of Kenya (USA) for their generous donation to the IDP resettlement project at Lemolo A. As a result of their generosity, 130 chairs and 9 tables have been purchased for the children who attend Lemolo ECD school. Before the chairs arrived, the students were sitting on hard rocks during class. These donated chairs, along with other seats and tables donated from other generous individuals and organizations, have helped to complete the classrooms for the children in attendance and have contributed to their education.

As we say in Kenya, asante sana!

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