Catch up with the latest news from Chaffinch!

Here you will find details of Chaffinch’s work in Kenya, life at Future Stars, and our activities in the UK and around the world.

The 5 most recent entries are showcased below.

If you’re looking for something older, try the categories or archives to find entries about a certain topic or from a particular date.

Get Involved – Christmas Messages for Future Stars

It’s time to show a child you care with a special message for Christmas. Get involved and help Chaffinch make Christmas 2017 a very special one for the children of Future Stars.

External Lighting for Future Stars – Safety Improvement

Sunset in Kenya might be beautiful but for the residents of Kibera it also signals danger. Without adequate lighting at Future Stars, the safety of both staff and children was at risk.

Child Sponsorship – A Message from Boaz

Before Boaz returned to school for the final term of 2017 he sent a short message to founder, Mama Sarah. We hope you will enjoy listening to what he has to say (and marvel at his English, which is his 3rd language!)

Kenya Food Crisis 2017 Update – August

The 2017 food crisis in East Africa is not over. After all, with the failure of crops, food will be in short supply until another harvest. And without good rains, even the next harvest may not happen. How is it currently impacting Kenya, and Future Stars in particular? And what can you do to help?

Cholera Infection at Future Stars – Samuel and Laurence

On August 3rd 2017, we received the news we had dreaded – two boys displaying symptoms of cholera. The progress of Samuel and Laurence has been followed by many across our social media channels. Now, the (almost) complete story is here…

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