Emergency Appeal: ‘hit-and-run’ update

Emergency Appeal: ‘hit-and-run’ update

After being hit by a car whilst walking along the road yesterday, Geoffry has spent the night in hospital. This morning, he was seen by the doctor and the dentist to formulate a treatment plan, although it wasn’t without its challenges.

COVID-19 response: “Soap Appeal”

COVID-19 response: “Soap Appeal”

All over the world, lives are changing due to the spread of the novel coronavirus causing COVID-19. Kibera has not been spared. In a place where quarantine and social distancing is impossible, and where people face a choice between risking working or starving, this...
Violet’s accident appeal: the full story

Violet’s accident appeal: the full story

On October 31st, 2018, little Violet Yunike was knocked down by a motorcycle as she walked to school. By the end of the day an appeal had been launched and Chaffinch supporters were coming forward to help with the costs of her medical care. 12 days later we can bring you (almost) the full story…

Appeal: a serious accident for 6-year-old Violet

Appeal: a serious accident for 6-year-old Violet

Whilst walking to school at Future Stars this morning, Violet Eunike was struck by a motorcycle. She sustained a significant head injury and was admitted to the hospital. But the medical fees are out of reach for her frightened mother…

A sick child: Melvin needs medical care

A sick child: Melvin needs medical care

On Saturday, March 10th, we received word that Melvin was feeling unwell. It was apparent that she would need to see a doctor, so arrangements were made for her to visit the hospital. Thanks to the Child Sponsorship Programme, we were able to ensure she received the treatment she needed.

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