CARE AND SHARE

  Brian Wekesa is the kind of boys on the streets who could steal from you.  He looked restless, his clothes were grimy but his rare smile was gripping.  With his kind of smile you could find yourself surrounded by a group of other boys who would strip you of your possessions in the middle…

SUCCESS STORIES- A TIME TO CELEBRATE KILONZO

This was like a dream, but dreams come true.  10years on Grace caught up with Kilonzo a.k.a Simon Kuria – The boy has become a man.  He is now married and works as a matatu (a 14-seater mini bus used for public transport with a yellow stripe) driver in Nairobi. As 2013 dawned, Grace was…

THE DARING BARE FOOTED TURKANA BOY

Erick lokampi is a Turkana boy born 13 years ago at a small village in the plains  of  a locality called Lenget , Kampi ya moto. He is a short, dark coloured chocolate boy who is so much outgoing .He is a friendly, warm hearted young man with a potential to achieve much in life…

Resourcing the family- securing our children’s future

Care givers include parents and grandparents who take time out to attend our equipping parents’ seminar.  Several issues are addressed including how we are exploring ways of generating income at Bethany Halfway House.  We encourage the caregivers to apply what they’ve seen by using their small pieces of land and work toward food security. Lack…

A NEW START FOR PAUL NGANGA

A new start: hope, pray and go Parents’ separation often causes much damage to many children like Paul, driving them to the streets where their lives and dreams are wasted.  Paul has a dream of becoming a teacher, which cannot be realized on the streets.   We are glad that Tumaini Kwa Watoto team is on…

12/04 – THE INTERNATIONAL DAY OF THE STREET CHILDREN

The International Day for Street Children was launched in 2011 by the Consortium for Street Children (CSC), the leading international network dedicated to realising the rights of street children worldwide, and is supported by Aviva, the world’s 6th largest insurance group. The day is celebrated by street children, NGOs, policy makers, celebrities, corporates and individuals across the globe. Take…

THE STREET CHILDREN OF NAIROBI

In 1989, UNICEF estimated 100 million children were growing up on urban streets around the world. 14 years later UNICEF reported: ‘The latest estimates put the numbers of these children as high as 100 million’. And even more recently: ‘The exact number of street children is impossible to quantify, but the figure almost certainly runs…

TIME TO GO HOME

‘Home before Christmas ’ – 11 boys rescued in November 2012 Patrick Mutuma is a 16 years old young adult and hails from Chuka, in Meru which is in Eastern part of Kenya. He has lived in the streets for about 3 years, and as he puts it himself, it wasn’t easy. When we met…

NEW YEAR PRAYER LETTER

We thank God for 2013, a fresh, New Year with new opportunities for making greater impact in the lives of children and families. Tumaini Kwa Watoto moved to new offices before Christmas holidays just across the road from the old offices. Pray that all utilities and services will operate smoothly soon. Pray that the Lord will establish…