My first COP activity: CARA Girls Rescue Centre

|By Kennedy Karanja| On March 12, 2022, I got the opportunity to visit CARA Girls’ Rescue Centre in Ngong Town, Kajiado County. The Centre rescues and empowers disadvantaged women and children, especially young mothers. It takes in teenage mothers and girls who have been forced into early marriages,…

COP Team Building 2022

|Bildad Mwangi| Saturday 5th March, 2022 is a day that will forever be etched in my memory whenever I think of the Community Outreach Programme. First, it was my first team building activity although I joined the group a couple of years back but never got a chance to participate in their previous…

KCPE Revision Camp for Candidates in Napetet Village, Lodwar

|By Maria Gitau| For many of us, our knowledge of Turkana (and Northern Kenya) in general is limited to what we have seen on television, read in newspapers and books or what we bump into on social media. The headlines will usually revolve around drought, poverty and on a rare occasion, the discovery…

Christmas Donations Drive – a trip to Napetet Community

On 26 December 2021, five staff members and three SU alumnae set out to Turkana by road. The beautiful, green, scenic hills of Kapenguria and the sight of Mt. Elgon from a distance on your way to Turkana was breathtaking. Long hours in the van with the sweltering heat made the air condition system seem…