Our Projects

Educate the kids want to provide hope, encouragement and opportunity for children who need a little hand up. Sometimes we have to go the extra mile to make this happen…

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Food Parcels COVID-19 donate here
September 2020 …we are still fund-raising for tis appeal and spending our sponsorship money on feeding people At these trying times, let’s remember what we
  DONATE HERE Our lovely new school is complete, but unfortunately because of Covid-19 all schools in Kenya are now closed. We are very concerned on the impact this virus is having in the village, as food[...]
UPDATE: how can you help?
The building is going up so quickly, It will be a two tier building and contain a new toilet block, new kitchen and ten further classrooms, the cost for the building is covered by a[...]
The children are safely home …WONDERFUL
The 2019 Singing Children of Africa “Wonderful” tour is now finished and the children are safely back home in Kenya with their families.   What an adventure it is for these kids to come to[...]
Charity Update…so much going on !!
We organised a reunion of previous SINGING CHILDREN of AFRICA tour members as a surprise for Maureen. It was a very special day, and many of the original choir from 2006 came along with the subsequent[...]
Our art competition is now open !! its being run through schools which are being contacted now, if you haven’t heard yet or know a school that would like more information in participating, please GET[...]
Ambitious Boys
The results speak for themselves… The KCP exam results for the end of year standard 9 national exams results for our school, were simply outstanding! According to Education Cabinet Secretary Amina Mohammed, 12,273 candidates scored[...]
Merry Christmas & Thank You
Merry Christmas to all ! Food parcels were given out to every child’s family. It is quite a logistical operation.. thanks to all who helped to make this possibly and gave of their time freely.[...]
CHRISTMAS FOOD APPEAL if you want to buy a food parcel for the children you sponsor please donate here This will be distributed to them with love from you CHOIR RETURNED HOME The  Believe Tour was[...]
Can you BELIEVE the tour is over ??? the children are all home safely …watch this space updates coming soon[...]
Believe Tour 2018 We hope that you will be excited and happy to hear that the children will be returning in September -November 2018 They will start off in the Renfrew area, visit Falkirk, Livingston, Dunfermline, Dundee, Aberdeen[...]
Update on Angels Tour 2017
It’s been an exciting few months here at Educate the Kids! Our wonderful choir, the Singing Children of Africa have yet again been in the UK. They visited Scotland, Billingham, Ilkley, Bradford and Huddersfield.They where[...]
They are back! Singing Children of Africa 2017
Yes the Singing Children of Africa are back in the UK . Everything is going great. Please see latest news post for venues and dates    We have a group of three new boys  [...]
Singing Children of Africa
The 2016 Smile Tour is now finished and the children have all safely returned home. We know how much you all miss them! The children have loved being in the U.K. and have worked really hard,[...]
Equal Rights for Women
Educate the kids are aware that some elements of traditional ‘African Culture’ may be a threat to the progress of women’s rights in Africa and that sexual discrimination remains widespread. Customary law, for instance, gives black[...]
Going the extra mile
The charity is well known through out the village and we often spend time in the village distributing clothes, shoes and whatever you have donated and we can manage to transport in our suitcases! Contact[...]
Computers & WIFI
Exciting times, Joluarabi goes online !! with grateful thanks to Bradford College who raised the funds to have WIFI installed in the school …they love it and it has just come at the right time[...]
Secondary schools in Kenya fall into three categories – government funded, harambee and private. Government funded schools are divided into national, provincial and district levels. Harambee schools do not receive full funding from the government[...]
Clean drinking water
One of life necessities. The charity dug a borehole and installed a well and pump providing water for the school and surrounding villagers. Make a donation[...]
This is one of our recent projects, in the early days the playground was flat but over time rough coral has worked its way to the surface, which was hazardous, especially to play on! Some[...]
Life is hard for these children and we recognise that education is nought if you don’t have food in your belly. One of the first things we introduced 2o years ago was the porridge programme to[...]