Eyes open, heart full in Kibera

Posted on January 13, 2017 by Aleksandra Lukasiewicz Kibera (photo courtesy of Colin Crowley) Last month Jennifer and I made the trek to Nairobi for a week of work with a CAP-AIDS Uganda partner organisation, Kijiji Cha Upendo… Read More

QUICK TRIP TO KENYA – By Jennifer Pasiciel

Wow, it has been a busy, exciting, and fun week here in Nairobi, Kenya. It’s definitely a big change in scenery in comparison to the quiet country-life of Lira.   This week, I traveled 6 hours overnight to… Read More

Kibera: A Love Story

Kibera: A Love Story  By Jennifer Cleary of Humber College, Toronto, Canada. Peeking behind the curtain to reveal humanity at its best We drive through the Kibera slum, along seemingly impassable dirt paths without any greenery, to reach… Read More

From Kampala to Kibera!

← “We are all worthy of love” From Kampala to Kibera! Posted on June 4, 2016 by Christine Stenton I was recently lucky enough to be sent to Nairobi for a week to work with Kijiji Cha Upendo, a community-based organization (and… Read More


The Kenya Red Cross JKUAT Chapter has achieved another milestone in its noble cause of alleviating human suffering and poverty. On Saturday 2nd April 2016, the Chapter successfully forged a working partnership agreement with their long term partner… Read More

Visit By Board Member, Sarah Foster

My trip to Kibera was a great learning experience for me. For the past year, I have been volunteering in Toronto, Canada, for a group called Village of Love Canada (www.villageoflovecanada.org) whose purpose is to raise funds for… Read More

Red Cross JKUAT Chapter reaches out to KIJIJI Cha Upendo Children’s Project in Kibera

Some of the items for donation

  The JKUAT Red Cross chapter on the first weekend of April, 2016 made a noble initiative of reaching out to Kijiji cha Upendo Children’s home in Kibera. The initiative was geared towards donating various basic requirements to… Read More

Soap and Sugar

Leah Atieno, KCU Social Worker, borrowed a leaf from her neighborhood group where each member carries a bar of washing soap and a Kilogramme of sugar to the meeting. The items are shared amongst two of the members… Read More

Toronto Visit

Leonora and Andrew traveled to Toronto in the month of November 2014 for the purpose of fund raising and meeting Village of Love Canada board.They engaged in talks in churches, schools and in various forums. They met groups… Read More

Red Cross Jkuat Chapter Visit Kijiji Cha Upendo

The plight of poor people throughout the world continuous to be much the same .Many hundreds  millions of people  in the poorer countries are pre-occupied solely with survival and elementary needs . It is in this regard that… Read More