“A leader is someone who takes initiative in isolating a problem and proposes a solution while gathering others to work towards that specific goal” -Robinson Esialimba and Sarah Mills On April 20th around 2000 youth gathered to participate in the Wings to Fly Event supported by the Equity Foundation. The Equity Foundation provides scholarships and … Continue reading A Lesson on Humility
Image: Before and After Image of Mustard Seeds Court (Model Court)/ Source: DTL On Saturday April 14, I attended the Dandora Model Street Launch for phase 2. As an intern for the East Africa Institute I have done quite a substantial amount of research on the transformation of Dandora. The Guest of Honour was Ms. … Continue reading Dandora Model Street Launch
A few weeks ago, I visited First Love Children's Home (orphanage) located in Karen, Kenya. First Love International has locations all over the world: Malawi (Africa); Central Asia (Nepal & India); Southeast Asia (Philippines, Indonesia, Taiwan); Europe (Ukraine) and South America (Columbia & Peru) (First Love International, 2017). The home in Kenya is run by … Continue reading Caring for Kenya’s Most Vulnerable
I have been using UBER and TAXIFY quite frequently here and I find that this is where I have some of the most interesting conversations and learn so much about an individual, Nairobi, and the incredible culture here. It tends to go the other way as well, after I ask about their story they are … Continue reading Where are you from?