This year, The Kenya Irish Society disbursed 2,000,000 KSh between 16 worthy projects. The cheques were handed over as part of the Society’s AGM, held on 16th May at Noelle O’Briens home, in front of over 50 attendants.
The grants were awarded to:
Patrician Brothers Kweta Home of Peace Ruai for Street Boys
Kenya Women’s & Children’s Wellness Center
St Columba Kitui Technical Training College
Daughters of Charity Treatment of Cervical Cancer
Eastlands College of Technology Solar Panel
Gatoto Integrated Development Program
Ngong Road Children’s Association
MMM Mukuru Counter Human Trafficking
Mukuru Outreach Proposal – Income Generation
Holy Ghosts School Drip Irrigation Makueni
ISMM Scholarship Endowment Fund
Jambo Toto Children’s Center
Loreto Neema Project Vocational Skills for Vulnerable People
Children of God Relief Institute Nyumbani
MCEDO Beijing Education Centre Muthare Slum
Mukuru Promotion Centre Support for Street Boys Rehabilitation Centre
The society hopes to follow up on some of these projects in due course and bring you the stories of how these projects are making a difference.
In the meantime, here are some photographs from the AGM.