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 Story – Clara Mbeyu Beja

    Clara's home

    My name is Clara Mbeyu Beja, I was born on 27th April 1998 in Mtepeni village, Mtwapa. I joined primary school in 2008 and I sat Kenya Certificate of Primary Education in 2015.I could not join Secondary School due to lack of school fees as my parents are not well off. Since leaving primary school […]

  • Happy Birthday McKenna Boys Wing – GLO Transition House

    Birthday Cake

    By Kanoti Adhalla It was on Friday evening when we came home from school then Madam Mercy told us we are going to have our birthday party on Monday the 6th June, 2016 as it is the birthday of Papa John McKenna (R.I.P). When I heard this news I felt happy as a king because […]

  • Trip to Haller Park

    Stacey & Lucy with Melissa at Haller Park

    by Rachael Achieng Chirp! Chirp! The awaited had finally arrived; I let out a sigh of relief. I considered myself lucky after seeing the bright morning, morning of which the sun was rising from the eastern horizon sending its rays through my bedroom’s window panels. We did everything unto our level best to finish our […]