Kenya

 Development in Kenya continues to face challenges due to corruption, high unemployment, violent unrest, crime and poverty. 

Bright Hope partners with the local, in-country church to meet the basic and spiritual needs of the extreme poor in Kenya and move them toward self-sustainability.

In Kenya, Bright Hope and our Allies are currently doing this amazing work:

7

Churches supported

107

Received job training

600

Received clean water

679

School scholarships 

746

Savings members

6,649

Lives impacted

45,240

Meals served

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Rural communities as well as city slums experience a lack of clean water and sanitation, and many do not have access to adequate education or economic opportunities.

43.4%

of the population in Kenya is living below the international poverty line of $1.25 a day.

40%

of the population in Kenya is unemployed.

2.6 million

children in Kenya are orphans; 1 million of these children were orphaned by HIV/AIDS.

Stories of Hope and Transformation

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“Reading Eggs” Hatch Hope in Mathare Slum

“In a hole in the ground there lived a hobbit.”  Do you recognize one of the greatest opening lines from this popular book? Learning to read opens up doors into…
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Thank you for giving! The Natoot Farm has water again!

We have great news!!! Thanks to your generosity, the Natoot Farm in Turkana, Kenya has a brand-new well! Over the weekend, they installed the new pump and tested the water…
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? What Am I?

You saw the above picture in your email or in a social media post, and we asked if you knew what it was… What you were seeing was a piece…
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? What Am I?

You saw the above picture in your email or in a social media post, and we asked if you knew what it was. What you were seeing was a part…
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The Cost of Poverty: What I Learned in Kenya

I sat in the vehicle roughly bumping along the dirt road as we crept through the Kenyan slum. Not wanting to forget anything, I pulled out my notebook and scribbled…
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In Spite of the Destruction, She is Determined

We met Margaret in the village of Natoot in Kenya. Margaret is a mother of five, with three daughters and two sons. Despite her age, Margaret is a determined young…
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