IT’S BY GOD’S GRACE THAT WE LIVE

“IT’S BY GOD’S GRACE THAT WE LIVE.” said the two boys’ mum Brothers: 12 years old Joseph Mutinda & 10 years old Paul Mutende        TKW team met Josephine through her two sons after they strayed from home, ending up on the streets and were rescued. She is terminally ill and shared with us that…

JANUARY REPORT

17 Children Back Home in January 2016 17 children reintegrated with their families in January and 15 families received food buckets. 42 families were visited or contacted inthe process of restoring order. Peter: An adopted son of the family! 14 year old Peter Muli Kioko’s father passed away and he was left under care of…

A BUCKET-FULL CHRISTMAS! Smiles and tears of joy.

We rushed from one supermarket to the next, from one family to another carrying good news! Smiles and tears of joy flowed freely.  One family didn’t know what they were going to eat that day. TKW encounters families living in poverty and lack of basic needs most of their lives. But many of them received…

DOMINIC’S STORY OF DETERMINATION

That smile tells his story. Dominic Nderitu comes from a very poor background and in an environment where only animals should survive.  He lives with his father and grandmother along the corridor of Samburu game reserve in Laikipia which is undeveloped and sparsely populated.  One has to walk for long distances to get to school,…

BOB’S JOURNEY OF HOPE

Bob Baraka’s journey: “Name Baraka means blessings but at about 9 or 10 years old I had no enjoyed any blessings.  My life was hopeless.”  We rescued Bob on 4th June 2007 from Joseph Kang’ethe (JK) government rehab centre. During Tumaini kwa Watoto – (Children of hope) Team’s regular visit, he caught their attention because…

MORE THAN A GIFT

Timely gifts: David said, “I cannot thank Tony enough for this kind gesture and wished him blessings upon his life”. Tony is a friend from UK who visited David at home and he was touched by the state of his humble background. Tony offered to buy David a pair of shoes and a text book that…

BETHANY HALFWAY HOUSE: PLACE OF HOPE AND RESTORATION

  These four boys were hopelessly lost on the streets, but they found hope as we began to address the issues that brought them to the streets. Let’s share part of their stories.   John Ngigi from Nyandarua says: “Life was too tough, I couldn’t take it anymore” John is 14 years old and he…

STEPHEN OBAGA- ANOTHER CHILD OFF THE STREETS

Can you imagine how 10 year old Stephen survived on the streets for a month? He’s just a child who needs his parents. But then Stephen opened his heart to Tumaini Kwa Watoto (TKW )team and shared his story. “My mother and my father separated and we moved to my grandmother’s place with my mother….

ElVIS NEGOTIATES HIS FUTRE: “I WILL STAY IN SCHOOL”

Elvis’ experience on the streets left him thinking through his future. When TKW team met him, he always seemed to be in deep thought. Then one day, Elvis Mathaai said, “Mwalimu (teacher) I ran away from home because I didn’t really like the new school my mum transferred me to at the start of the…

EMMANUEL, LOST AND LONELY

A father meets his son after 9 years of Separation The long search had come to an end as father and son were reunited. Thanks to the TKW team on the streets who bridged the gap! “Unbelievable! I have longed for this day, when my last born son would be reunited with me again.” Emmanuel’s…