EDUCATION SPONSORSHIP FOR NEEDY KIDS.

A project by VSKENYA

THIS IS AN EFFORT TO THINK GLOBALLY AND ACT LOCALLY. THE PROGRAMM AVAILS THE YOUTH AND THE YOUNG AT HEART LOCAL AND INTERNATIONAL TO VOLUNTEER THEIR SKILLS.
EDUCATION SPONSORSHIP PROGRAMM IS AN INITIATIVE IN LINE WITH VSKENYA THIRD OBJECTIVE, EDUCATION FOR ALL, WHICH SEEKS TO EMPOWER THE COMMUNITY THROUGH EDUCATION.ITS A PROGRAMME WHICH SEEKS TO AVAIL EQUITABLE OPPORTUNITIES TO MARGINALIZED COMMUNITIES SO THAT THEY CAN REALIZE THEIR FULL POTENTIAL. WE MOBILIZE RESOURCES, EQUIP AND EMPOWER CHILDREN TO TRANSFORM FUTURE GENERATION THROUGH EDUCATION. THE PRINCIPLE BEHIND THE PROGRAMME HINGES UPON THE VOLUNTARY APPROACH TO COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT AS IS BASIC TO VSKENYA. VOLUNTEERS AS AGENTS OF CHANGE PARTICIPATE IN THIS PROGRAMME THROUGH, SPONSORING A KID TO SCHOOL, FUNDRAISING, OR NETWORKING WITH LIKE MINDED ORGANIZATIONS. SINCE ITS INCEPTION IN JANUARY 2011, SUBSTANTIAL PROGRESS HAS BEEN REALIZED.MORE THAN 2000 KIDS HAVE BENEFITED FROM THE PROGRAMM. SOME OF THE KIDS ARE NOW EQUIPPED WITH SKILLS ARE ECONOMICALLY EMPOWERED, THEY CAN SUPPORT THEMSELVES AND THEIR FAMILIES FINANCIALLY, THEY CAN ALSO SPONSOR THEIR YOUNG SIBLINGS TO SCHOOL. THROUGH THE PROGRAMM, POVERTY LEVELS HAVE DECREASED, CHILD LABOUR IS MINIMAL AS MOST KIDS ARE IN SCHOOLS NOW, ILLITERACY IS NO MORE, OUTDATED CULTURAL PRACTICES LIKE EARLY MARRIAGES ARE MINIMAL.





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About the Organization /Team

VSKENYA IS A VOLUNTARY SERVICE ORGANISATION, WORKING IN RURAL COMMUNITIES FOR SOCIAL ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AND POVERTY ALLEVIATION. A TEAM OF VOLUNTEERS MAKES THIS PROGRAMM A SUCCESS.
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4 Quality Education