Six years-ago, when we began our partnership co-managing Oldeani Secondary School (OSS), only 3% of Form 4 students were passing the all-important National Exam. So this year, we were overjoyed to see a pass rate of 81%! Increasing over 14% in a single year, these results help show that we are making major strides in creating […]
Nina Lawrence, 21 years old and never without her knitting needles or sketchpad, dreams of being a pharmacist. Since primary school, science was Nina’s subject of choice. “Physics, chemistry, biology… I love calculations. Sometimes I make up equations in my head and solve them,” Nina smiles, “just for fun.” She bursts into giggles. This coming […]
In a country where mental health is stigmatized and far from fully understood, we are working to change this conversation with our children. Recently, we welcomed Dr. Robin Peterson to our campus to educate our teenagers on ways to address the challenges and changes they face as they transition into adolescence and adulthood. As a […]
Over the past year, we have made countless strides in our work to help a community of 10,000 envision a brighter future. As we begin to look back at 2019, here are just a few of the milestones we have to celebrate: Donate Now to transform more futures in 2020!
“What does a typical day in Tanzania look like?” is probably the question I am asked most. I always begin my answer by describing the amazing forever family created for the 101 children who call the Rift Valley Children’s Village (RVCV) home. By the time I have outlined the work at our two partner schools serving over […]
On Saturday, October 26th the Rift Valley Children’s Village welcomed 4 new children to be part of our forever family. A set of two-year-old triplets and a darling 3-year-old boy, Jetruda, John, Elizabeth and Emmanuel, were greeted by their 97 brothers and sisters in a welcome filled with so much love and excitement. As a family with 101 children, we are honored […]