The cholera outbreak in Nairobi and Kibera 2017 is frightening. What are the facts about this deadly disease? And what does the outbreak mean for the children of Future Stars?
The food crisis, caused by Kenya’s appalling drought, continues. However, there is hope that the situation will improve soon, and Chaffinch continues to do what it can to support the children of Future Stars.
Kenya is suffering the consequences of the worst drought since 1945. Today, a vital foodstuff can no longer be found in Kibera. So what’s going on? And how can you help?
With the Easter holiday over, it’s time to get back to school. Yet, without a Chaffinch Child Sponsor, one boy’s future isn’t looking quite as assured as we would hope…
Just twelve days before Christmas, a small boy is pushed gently through the doors of Future Stars by his aunt. He looks exhausted, terrified, and soul-crushingly sad. This is Laurence, 8-years-old and fleeing for his life.
Today is the day we launch our first ever Crowdfunder project – to build toilets for the children of Future Stars. Read all about it here!
Thanks go out to everyone who supported our appeal to access medical care for Samuel. He is now doing much better and we have a happy update to share.
Today we are issuing an emergency appeal to provide medical care for Samuel – one of the street boys rescued less than three months ago.
It’s exam time, but the children can’t concentrate. Take a look at this short video explaining why the children of Future Stars can’t reach their potential.