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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  • Update on Betty Nambwire – One Year On

    Betty at her home on the rubbish tip

    Betty Nambwire is a bright girl of approximately 8.5 years old. She joined the GLO family on 21st August 2015 and has settled into life at our orphanage without any problems whatsoever. Sadly Betty’s mother abandoned her when she was still a baby and she remained under the care of her father who is mentally […]

  • Another GLO Miracle – Little Sherry

    Sherry cannot walk or stand un-aided

    Sherry Kwamboka is a very charming young girl of approximately 2.5 years old who joined The GLO family on 16th April after being abandoned by her mother. She lived with a lady Concepta in Bangla but sadly just sat on a mat outside the small house daily as she could neither stand unaided or walk […]

  • SBM School Choir in Nairobi

    Time for lunch

    Compiled by Mr. Stephen-Deputy Head Teacher & Head of Music Department On 7th August 2016 at 8.00am we left SBM School by Kilifi Township secondary bus for Nairobi .All the children were excited because majority had never been further than Kilifi County before. At around 2.00pm we took a short break for lunch, only another […]