Kenya Education Fund

Field Partner

In Kenya, high school is not free. Kenya Education Fund provides scholarships, life skills and career readiness workshops to students who are unable to pay for high school. The School Fund helps fund these scholarships.

Location:
Kenya
Partner Type:
Community Based Organization
Population served:
Kenya Education Fund serves high school girls and boys from every region of Kenya from all ethnic backgrounds.
Student selection criteria:
Need and Merit
Services provided:
Life Skills workshops and career readiness workshops
TSF student promotion rate:
2015 - 88%
2014 - 94%
2013 - 100%
2012 - 100%

Kenya Education Fund is raising money for 49 students' school expenses. 29 have have been fully funded so far.

  • Amos

    0%

    Amos

    Kenya

    I come froma family of 11. My father works as a casual labourer and are not very regular. This has always put the family's situation in a bad place. I hope to a successful businessman one day. Education is my best shot to achieve this dream.

    School Year 2019

  • Collins

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    Collins

    Kenya

    Raised by a single mother, the family has struggled to make ends meet. They stay in single-roomed house and his mother is the sole provider. Her meagre incomes would not have been enough to take him to a quality school. He has great dreams and hopes that some day he will make them come. He entirely banks on his education and the exp[eriences in school to make this happen.

    School Year 2019

  • Jackson

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    Jackson

    Kenya

    Hails from a family of 8 children. Father works as a casual labourer and his income is usually with the huge fees to be paid for children in high school and colleges. Mother is a housewife. Jackson is aspiring to be an accountant making him to work hard in Mathematics.

    School Year 2019

  • Beavon

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    Beavon

    Kenya

    Has both parents; mother is a farmer in the countryside, father hawks items in the streets of Nairobi. The family does not have much but Beavon appreciates the peace existing in his family. It has helped them overcome several challenges.

    School Year 2019

  • Evalyne

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    Evalyne

    Kenya

    Most of her siblings have dropped out of school due to the family's financial situation. She hope to be only girl to finish school in her family. Family depends on her mother and her older brother.

    School Year 2019

  • Milicent

    15%

    Milicent

    Kenya

    One parent, has hearing impairement but that does not deter her from achieving her academic dreams

    School Year 2019

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