Beyond Studies: The Tale of "Wings of Compassion"

|By Francis Kabutu| Ever read a story that broke your heart — and then, right before the end, put it right back together again? Hold onto that thought…you’ll need to go back to it at the end of this short read. In 2020, the year of lockdowns, I began a new tradition which I hope to continue…

Meet Zahara, top 2020 Macheo scholar

|By Joan Mathenge| Zahara Omar from Kibera Girls Soccer Academy was top both in her class at Kibera Girls Soccer Academy as well as the KCSE 2020 Macheo class. Though her target had been to achieve a B+, Zahara is still grateful for the B mean grade that she attained. She attributes the success to…

Macheo hosts Career Day for 2020 Cohort

| By Joan Mathenge | Macheo Achievement Program was established with the sole aim of addressing the low rate of transition from secondary school to tertiary education for students from low income neighborhoods in Nairobi - Kibera, Mukuru and Kangemi. Through service to society, the program focuses…

Preemie Love, One beanie hat at a time

|By Annete Karanja| The sound of a beeping microwave alerts you when your food is ready. That same kind of beep can be nothing but torment to a mother of a preterm baby (a baby born before 37 weeks of pregnancy are completed). Such sounds echo their journey in neonatal intensive care units where their…