Welcome to The Good Life Orphanage. We are a family-run, Kenya based, UK founded charity. We opened in 2008 and now care for over 50 orphaned children. Every single penny we raise goes directly to the orphanage; no admin, travel or accommodation costs are taken by anyone involved.

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We currently have over 60 children in the orphanage.

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  • Kwaheri Mwaka

    Mwaka and Kanoti are committed to the GLO

    The New Year has brought some sadness to The GLO, our eldest girl Mwaka has returned to her family leaving her brother Kanoti remaining at The Good Life Orphanage. Mwaka is a bright girl of almost 18 years who will be joining Class 6 this year. She joined the GLO on 25th November, 2011 together […]

  • New Year’s Day Celebrations

    Father Lagho says Mass

    Here in Kenya families usually celebrate new year in different styles and our GLO family was not left behind, we all celebrated the beginning of 2015 in a unique way. Sister Prisca invited all the children and caregivers to attend a very special day, the 1st Profession Ceremony for two sisters, Sister Lydia & Sister […]

  • Christmas Day Celebrations 2014

    Ali in white has acted as the angel Gabriel

    2014 was an unusual year at The GLO, for the first time since opening our doors in April 2008 we had no volunteers due to the current security issues in the country. Whilst we missed the interaction with volunteers from all over the world, our Christmas celebrations were not compromised as Mike & Kay Flynn […]