Kenya: Caring Hands Orphanage

Tresgad Caring Hands Initiative – Ruiru Nairobi is a registered charitable organization in Kenya dedicated to lifting orphaned and vulnerable children out of poverty and ignorance, and giving them hope for a better future. We also offer empowerment skills to single mothers and those with Disabled children.
Location
The centre is situated at Ruiru along Eastern Bypass along the Nairobi-Nyeri Highway.
Our Objectives
• To take care of orphans, street and vulnerable children, bringing them up in the fear of God.
• To promote self-reliance in the child by providing training and experiences that will help them excel in life.
• To build the child’s social responsibility so that they may give back to the community and make the world a better place.
• To strive to become an independent and self-sustaining entity.
• To empower single mothers to live a dignified life and to care for their children
• To care for the disabled children
What we offer
We are offering basic necessities in life i.e. food, shelter, clothing and Education.
Our Children
We support destitute orphaned children, or those living with guardians who are unable to take care of them due to extreme poverty or physical disability.
Today we are supporting over 130 children, 12 mothers with disabled children and we are offering empowerment programs to the struggling single mothers.

Funding
The Project relies solely on the benevolence and generosity of individual/corporate well -wishers for its survival. Any help (in cash or in kind) is highly appreciated.

Facilitators
At present, sr. Lucy runs the project as full-time volunteer, assisted by 3 other volunteers and a committee of 5 members.
VISION
An empowered community where children, youth and single mothers enjoy their basic rights and live a dignified life
MISSION
To support orphaned and vulnerable children, to empower youth and single mothers through initiatives that promote self-reliance and sustainable livelihoods

Current challenges

CONSTRUCTIONOF THE CENTRE:
We have been running this project in an open area next to Gatongora police station, during rainy season or when the sun is too hot it is difficult to have our meetings and we lack a home to house the orphaned and a secure place to rescue the street children. We have started the construction of the Home but are not able to complete due lack of funds. It is our hope and prayer that you will help us to meet the remaining cost through well wishers
BOUNDARY WALL
We require a Boundary protection wall. There is some insecurity in the area we would require to keep our children in a secured environment. This is indeed a dire need and we look forward in hope for this support.
Total cost for the construction is –USD 30,000
Boundary wall- USD 5,000

How much would you like to contribute?
Payment Method
$0 raised of $35,000

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