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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  • My Hopes and aspirations in 2018 By Hemed Jumaa

    The Good Life Orphanage - 02/05/08

    Life is a journey that has its own ups and downs and every individual need to plan ahead then pray to the Almighty to give you strength and courage to fulfil what you aspire to do. 2018 is already here and as they say, “time flies”, soon we will be summarising it up! Every year […]

  • A 2nd Chance for Hamisi & Jummanne

    Jummanne & Hamisi's home

    Hamisi Nyawa and Jummanne Ali are two blind children of approximately 12 years and 5 years old respectively. The two are cousins as their mothers are siblings. They come from Sparki area in Mombasa and being children from a slum setting, life has not been easy for them. Nico Mbuya, one of our trustees at […]

  • Developing our Occupational Therapy Department in 2018

    Michelle with Winfred during a therapy session

    by Winfred Ngile The Occupational Therapy Department at The Good life Orphanage is a new department which is vigorously growing. Last year when we started, the department had only four differently abled children from The GLO but after sometime we extended our services to the community and the number has risen up to a total […]