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    The youth of Kenya have dreams...

    Education makes these dreams possible.
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    The results are life changing.
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    Caregivers of children orphaned by HIV.

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Featured Video

Youth are empowered by the power of spoken word.
The students of Kibera Girls Soccer, one of our partners, speak out in this video. They speak against stereotypes about people in developing nations and what people think that living poverty is like. "You might think I am poor, but I am rich inside!"
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Did you know?

Over 80% of Africans live on less than 1 dollar a day. Only one in three African children who start primary school will complete it. Only 44% of school aged children/youth in Africa are in school. 52% of children in Kenya orphaned by AIDS were not in school. Everyday AIDS kills 1600 children and infects another 14,000 people. Africa is home to 70% of all people living with HIV globally 60% of which are women and 11 million orphans. Kenya has 23% prevelance of child malnutrition. Only 57% of Kenyans have access to safe drinking water.

On the tragedy at Garissa, Kenya

The SFH Community is a community of courageous, determined, and hard working people.  Our community is the people with a dream for the future.  They are the ones who leave their homes and loved ones, to travel both near and far, to pursue these dreams.  Education is what drives our co
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Raise Your Mics In San Francisco!

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Give A Man A Chicken And He Will Live Forever

Three years ago, in 2010, I took a minibus from Nairobi, Kenya’s capital city, a few hours east to a region called Ukambani, the land of the Kamba people of Kenya.  From there I got picked up  by a man, in a well travelled Subaru.  He’s not the mayor of Tala, the nearest t
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What I’m Learning

I’ve travelled quite a bit over the last few weeks and have visited a number of students, who are studying in every which way, from all the way in Maasai lands, to right here at Dagoretti High School just outside Nairobi. We’ve spent mornings and afternoons together, talki
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