Solar Lighting at Tumaini Itugururu Children Center
Kenya, Kiambu County
Active Projects, Nutrition, Renewable Energy
$1251.15 raised of $1862.3 goal
- THE STORY
Targeting: Food Security, Nutrition, Community
Solar energy for lighting
This will provide lighting for the center because it currently has no electricity source, the electricity will help the children as they do their evening studies by providing lighting. This will improve their academic performance. They will also be able to perform the necessary activities of the night.
In addition, the lighting will help the poultry project by providing heat and lighting for the poultry, this will help in the expansion and increase productivity.
Number of Children Impacted:
40 children within the center.
Itugururu Children’s Center is a children rescue centre registered as a community based organization. It takes care of vulnerable children ,there are 40 children in need of rescue at the institution. They also assist 90 needy children living in extreme poverty. They also bring the parents together for social and economic support of each other in what they call self help groups and they have a revolving fund of the little income they have. They hope to grow this fund and start agricultural projects in every home.
The self help group has 70 members who are parents ,guardians or care givers of the 90 children living in the community.
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