Category Archives: Kenya

Lisa’s back from Maasailand!

IN JANUARY 2017, LISA TOOK PART IN THE MAASAI CYCLE CHALLENGE IN KENYA, CYCLING 150KM WITH COMBINED INCLINES HIGHER THAN MOUNT KILIMANJARO!  SHE WROTE THIS BLOG AS A THANKS TO ALL HER SPONSORS FOR THEIR SUPPORT, AND WE THINK IT DESCRIBES PRETTY WELL WHAT AN AMAZING, BUT TOUGH, CHALLENGE IT IS! Jambo everyone! I’ve just come back…
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Latest News from Mercy Primary & Regent Farm’s Partnership

The friendship between these two schools has been thriving for over 12 months now – and is set to grow even stronger ... One is based in a remote rural location on the shores of Lake Victoria and the other in an urban area in North East England - but this contrast makes for an…
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More Exam Success!

The good news keeps rolling in the COCO office! Fresh from the news of Hoja Secondary graduates achieving the best results in the region, two other Schools for Life have achieved pleasing results. Kindimba Secondary School was only opened in January 2015, yet the school is already achieving the 4th highest results of 69 schools in…
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Brad gets up to speed on a local trend in Kenya…

Here we have the first instalment of Brad’s blog chronicling his current trip to visit our project partners in Kenya and Tanzania. On my first day working on this visit I sat eating lunch with George, who is coordinating the development of Mercy Primary School close to Mbita in Kenya. The TV in the corner went…
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