EUGENE GOES HOME COUNTING HIS LOSSES

It’s an exciting start to the New Year and TKW team is back on the streets of Nairobi.  One child walks back home! Meet Eugene Ronald Otieno and imagine his parents giving him that name dreaming of what he would become.  Would he become the next Ronald Reagan – a president in the making?  Yet…

ACHIEVING YOUR DREAMS- ENCOURAGING KCPE PUPILS

“Where will you be five or ten years from now?” One of the team members asked. The class 8 girls at Dr. Aggrey Primary School lifted their hands up to respond to the question. The session was to encourage them just before sitting for their KenyaCertificate of Primary Education. From the pupils’ response, they appeared confident,…

NICHOLAS’ FAMILY- RESTORATION AND PROGRESS

A Journey of Restoration Nicholas’ story is an amazing testimony to God’s grace and the work that the team of TKW does on a daily basis. We went to see Nicholas back in November 2011 on a follow-up visit. A follow-up visit is a way of monitoring and following on the progress of a child…

A BROKEN FAMILY, A BROKEN CHILD

What are doing to our children? – Stanley was ‘’Rescued in the nick of time.’’ Stanley said ‘My names are Stanley Mutua Kariuki. ‘’I was on the streets for less than a month until I was rescued by the Nairobi County officials.’’ Good people, “Look at the state of this child.”  A few years ago,…

‘Thank you so much for this gift’

‘Thank you so much for this gift’, says Karanja, grandmother   It was over a year ago when we rescued Joseph Karanja.  He looked weak and sickly, but very happy to be going home. He was excited to be served ‘real’ food and sleep in a comfortable bed, after sleeping on the streets for months….

RUNNING TO WALK ONE CHILD HOME

Sponsored run  Swansea Bay 10k on Sunday September 22nd   Edwin of TKW is walking three boys home and that’s what the TKW does week in week out.  You can walk one more child home with them.  Returning one child back to their family means bringing hope to one family, one community and one nation. …

JIMMY’S BACK HOME

Jimmy’s story is beyond what words can express. Who would have expected to see such joy and pain mixed together? As we got off the bus at Kangemi stage, a suburb of Nairobi Jimmy led the way through the market to his home. He is a quiet, calm, thirteen year old boy from the Democratic…

NEVER AGAIN

‘Never again’, said Samuel Have you ever lost a child?  We lost one of our boys when he was five for five long minutes in London.  It’s an experience not to be repeated.  If you are lost, it doesn’t matter whether you’ve been lost for a day, a week, a month or a year.  …

CATHERINE: LONELY AND ALONE

Catherine is 12, alone and lonely having lost both parents, grandparents and Aunt Rose whose addiction to alcohol led her to the streets.  We had to snatch her from the streets to a safe place.  “…caring for the orphans…in their distress…” leading to purposeful living.  Will you? Catherine was born in Siaya County, near Lake…

A WELCOME FIT FOR A KING AS JOSEPH RETURNS!

This could be your child – just like that, he disappears without any trace for months and then strangers bring him back!  Joseph Omondi had left home without arguing with anyone and without permission, influenced by his best friend.  Listen to Joseph’s mother’s reaction as we approached his home. She emerged from the main house…