YouBeDo

Koop jij wel eens boeken online? Sinds deze week zijn wij aangesloten bij de online boekenwinkel YouBeDo. Als je online boeken koopt via hun webshop wordt 10% van het aankoopbedrag gedoneerd naar een goed doel van jouw keuze. Natuurlijk hopen wij dat iedereen die...

Happy 2017

It’s 2017 and we want to wish all our girls in Nairobi and our families, friends and donators a healthy, happy and successful New Year. We hope that this year will be a generous one for our project. Our hopes and dreams for the girls in Mathare can only become...

So what’s the plan?

The trip to Nairobi has been a real eye opener for me. Spending time with Maqulate,  having time to discuss our plans and being there, seeing and experiencing what life is like, has helped us focus on priorities, what we need to do and how we can achieve our goals. We...

Life in Nairobi

So what’s it like living in Nairobi? Well, I’d say it’s tough and that’s putting it mildly. If you happen to live in one of the slum areas, like the majority of the population, life is something that you try and get through every day....

A visit to the Salon

It’s been a long time coming but I have finally made a visit to the Salon. It has been one of the highlights of my trip. After seeing the degradation of life for the poor people of the slum areas, this little salon was like a ray of sunshine making the day seem...