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essentials for a child in Kenya. We also
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for a family. Signature _________________________
truckload of manure for our niece and
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to support our charitable activities
Medical care is something we often take
for granted. With no free health care
system in Kenya, families often struggle
to meet the costs of some basic
Your gift will provide for 5 children for 1
month to receive some simple treat-
ment when needed through
the Daylove centre. Our project partners featured in the Catalogue
Medical Care CODE - DAY/4 medical care - £10
A children's day centre and night shelter A rural school in western Kenya where
in the Dagoretti slum of Nairobi, Kenya most parents are subsistence farmers
providing education and a daily meal. so have no money for fees etc.
The Katwe Slum on the edge of Kampala
is rife with disease and illness. Families PROJECT CODE = DAY PROJECT CODES = GFI
are so poor that they can hardly feed
themselves, let alone pay for vital
medication. Helping aged grandparents in Thika, An after-school education project
Kenya, look after their orphaned grand- for children living in the poor
Your gift will provide one course of
children through self-sufficiency support. community of El Tingo, Ecuador.
medication for someone with malaria,
PROJECT CODES = TOGS PROJECT CODES = MM
typhoid, diarrhoea, worms or other life
CODE - KC/5 medication - £7
Medication An orphanage in Thika, Kenya, providing A Christian home in Kenya for over 140
a home and education for the 34 orphaned or abandoned children,
children who live there. providing food, clothing and education.
PROJECT CODES = NSO PROJECT CODE = NH
A school and clinic in the Katwe Slum in A rural school in Bushumi, western
On behalf of all the beneficiaries of the Kampala, Uganda providing support for Uganda struggling to provide a good
gifts that you have purchased, we would the children and families who live there. education for local children.
like to say a BIG THANK YOU. PROJECT CODE = KC PROJECT CODES = UN
"The smallest act of kindness is worth
more than the grandest intention."
- Oscar Wilde A self-sufficiency, micro finance project in Any office has costs. Why not buy a gift
Kenya supporting poor farmers with a for the office to help reduce our over-
more marketable crop to improve lives. heads.
PROJECT CODES = PFM PROJECT CODES = HIHO
Due to immense poverty the Most people in Kenya own small pieces
Dagoretti slum of Nairobi, Kenya, is of land on which they grow only enough
home to thousands of undernourished to survive. Our project partner Planting
children. Our project partner ACK Faith Ministries is working with farmers
Daylove is providing a night shelter like this to help them develop crops
for the most vulnerable. to grow and sell. This moves them
Your gift would give 3 children in the closer towards self-sufficiency.
night shelter a nutritious evening Your gift will give each farmer enough
meal for 1 month. seedlings to do just this as they
plant during 2011.
CODE - DAY/1 meals - £20
Meals for a Month Seedlings CODE - PFM/2 seedlings - £15
The biggest dream for so many
orphaned or abandoned children is to
have a safe place to live where they are Running a charity obviously incurs costs.
shown the love they deserve. Namrata It’s not always easy attracting funding to
Shah, Kenya, gives them just that. cover these.
Your gift will allow us to buy a
Your gift would give a child a bed of
cartridge for our office printer which
their own, nutritional meals, clean
contributes to us being able to send
drinking water and essential healthcare
100% of your designated gifts to our
for one month.
CODE - NSO/1 place - £18
CODE - HIHO/1 £6
Children’s Home Place Ink Cartridges
The after-school programme at
Mano & Mano, Ecuador, is giving the Thika Orphans and Grandparents Scheme
poorest local children help with their (TOGS) works with grandparents who are
homework and extra tuition in a safe left to care for their grandchildren after
and fun place to learn. the death of their own child.
Your gift will provide an after-school Your gift will purchase a milking cow that
place for 1 child at Mano & Mano where will give a family milk for nutrition,
they will receive tuition, a nutritious leaving enough to sell to provide funds
meal, healthcare and most importantly for the welfare and education of
the hope of a better future. their grandchildren.
After School Place A Milking Cow CODE - TOGS/1 cow - £230
CODE - MM/1 place - £18
Providing a facility to support the
Nshumi school, Uganda, need to children is one thing, but struggling to
improve their school by building another supply the materials to enhance the
classroom. work being done is another matter.
To do this they have to buy around
25,000 locally made bricks to give all Your gift would help Mano & Mano to
weather protection for the children that continue to provide a stimulating
attend this remote school in Uganda. environment for the children through
the purchase of stationary supplies.
CODE - UN/2 210 Bricks- £15
CODE - MM/2 stationary - £10
210 Locally made Bricks Stationary Supplies
For many children at New Hope, Kenya,
With 140 children to care for and many school is a long walk no matter what
people visiting, safety has to be one of the weather.
New Hope’s concerns.
Your gift will buy a child a school bag
for them to carry and keep their things
They have just been given a quote to
dry whilst leaving both arms free for
install fire extinguishers. Your gift will
their difficult journey.
help keep them safe.
CODE - NH/1 School Bag - £5
CODE - NH/5 Fire Extinguisher - £80
1 FireExtinguisher School Bag
To ensure subsistence farmers in Kenya
get a good start with their new crops Children in Kenya and Uganda will often
a bucket of manure with each seedling have to dodge sewage, stones and sharp
planted is essential to encourage debris on their way to school.
good growth. Your gift will provide a child at one of
our partner projects with a pair of shoes
Your gift will provide a small truck load
that will help protect them from cuts,
of locally sourced animal manure,
infections and diseases.
sufficient for 15 farmers on the
Planting Faith Ministries Programme. CODE 1 - KC/1 shoes - £5
Truckload of Manure CODE - PFM/1 manure - £45 A Pair of Shoes CODE 2 - DAY/2 shoes - £5
For many children at Mogonjet, Kenya, In Kenya today children are encouraged
school is an opportunity to improve to attend pre-primary lessons. This helps
their chances in the future. enormously in rural areas such as
Whilst primary schooling is free, Mogonjet where learning may not be of
secondary school is not. the same standard as in urban areas.
Your gift will pay for a child’s secondary Your gift will provide a place for a child
school place for one term at Mogonget, for one year in their new classrooms,
which will allow this much needed facil- built with Hand in Hand funding.
ity to continue.
Secondary School Place CODE - GFI/3 fees - £15
CODE - GFI/1 place - £20 Pre-Primary Fees
Whilst primary education in Kenya is free, In Uganda, 20% of all hospital
many children cannot attend as they do admissions and the death of 320
not have a uniform. people every day is the result of
malaria. The risk of catching malaria
Your gift will purchase a school uniform
can be easily reduced with the use
that will enable children at some of our
of a mosquito net.
projects to go to school.
CODE - NH/3 uniform - £8 Your gift will provide 1 mosquito
CODE - GFI/2 uniform - £8 net for a family living in the Katwe
CODE - DAY/3uniform - £8 slums of Kampala.
CODE—KC/2 uniform—£8 School Uniform CODE - KC/3 net - £5 Mosquito Net
For many children in Kenya, books are a Subject textbooks are a rare sight in
luxury. Ugandan schools, especially in rural
Your gift will help supply both informa- areas. At both Nshumi School and
tion and story books at Namrata Shah Nsambya Community Project they
and New Hope libraries. These have would like to provide textbooks for the
been recently established to expand the students in each class.
children’s knowledge and understanding Your gift will enable them to learn and
CODE - NSO/2 - £5 study far more effectively.
Library Books CODE—NH/4 -£5
CODE - UN/1 books - £8
Subject Textbooks CODE—KC/4 books—£8