Summer Update: Deworming 29,000

Led by Moses Kiti and the Rotary Club of Kilifi, the latest round of deworming took place on July 12, 2012.  The launch of the program started at Masemo Primary School at 9 a.m. with various stakeholders in attendance, including the Kenyan Ministries of Health and Education, and will continue to 82 other primary schools across […]

Rita’s Story: Life Lessons Made in Kenya & US

I was fortunate enough to attend Loreto High School, a highly ranked Kenyan Catholic school for girls. At the school, we were all young women from different economic, religious and ethnic backgrounds. Of course they were girls who were more clever and more talented than me; girls considered more beautiful than me, but for some […]

Hello Rita of Portland, Oregon and Kilifi, Kenya!

My name is Rita Ombaka. I am currently a junior at Lewis & Clark College in Portland, Oregon. I live in a small coastal town in Kenya known as Kilifi. Much as my heart warms up with every thought of the white sandy beaches and palm trees, it is always painful to go back home from school to […]