Water Critical to COVID Response in Mwala
Samuel Gamusa Oct 2, 2020 5:00:00 AM

When news of a new virus hit the headlines of the world, 30-year-old Eunice Ngumbi’s (pictured center) medical intuition kicked in. She sensed in her spirit, that it would be only a matter of time before the...

COVID-19: Safe At Home
Samuel Gamusa Sep 28, 2020 5:32:31 PM

Ann Ndululu is a 14-year-old sponsored child who started the year in high spirits and looked forward to transitioning to her new school. Mumbuni Girls Boarding School is a prestigious school in Machakos County that...

A Voice For Children
Samuel Gamusa Jun 12, 2020 12:00:00 PM

Marcellina is a 16-year-old, grade 10 student at St Joseph Chepterit Girls High School and marvels when she considers how fast life has changed in just three years. She now epitomizes the future of a changed society.

Hanging On To Her Dream
Samuel Gamusa Mar 20, 2020 12:00:00 PM

Three years ago, Sharon’s life resonated with American President Franklin Roosevelt’s famous quote, “When you reach the end of your rope, tie a knot in it and hang on.” She was born and raised in North Pokot, Ken-ya,...

Training Helps Couple Rebuild Their Love
Samuel Gamusa Mar 20, 2020 12:00:00 PM

Judy Nyokabi Kimondo, 34, could no longer doubt her sixth sense. Deep down, she knew her marriage was on the rocks. She admits, “I got married 19 years ago to Charles at an early age and despite being blessed with...

Clean Water Motivates Nancy
Justus Koech, World Vision Kenya Mar 13, 2020 12:00:00 PM

“Imagine the sweltering heat in this Kerio Valley, all the sweating, and then there is no water to take a bath as you go to class as a teacher, it is very pathetic,” explains Nancy Chebii, a school teacher at Ayatya...

A Safe Haven for Children in Conflict
Samuel Gamusa Feb 14, 2020 12:00:00 PM
Inspector Juliet works to solve cases against children in the Child Protection Unit of the Kapenguria Police Station

Inspector Juliet Tuwei, 34, recalls an incident that happened six months ago. What she...

Zero Tolerance for FGM
World Vision Staff Feb 5, 2020 2:09:21 PM

Vivian's Story

Vivian’s story is rooted in poverty. She says, “My dad married four wives… I had so many problems.” She and her siblings had to do odd jobs like selling firewood just to find money for food, and, even...

Chief On A Mission To Restore Broken Relationships
Samuel Gamusa Jan 31, 2020 12:00:00 PM
Chief Julia shares her Celebrating Families methodology

The tranquility of Chief Julia Mwihaki Kamau’s office was quite noticeable. Her office looked like a counselling room, unlike that of a typical chief’s...

Free to Blossom
Justus Koech, World Vision Kenya Jan 10, 2020 12:00:00 PM
Catherine (right) collects clean water

We felt like we were on an island of large flat sheets of rock, separated from the rest of the villages by huge gullies and cliffs. Our driver meandered gently over the...