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.

Meet the children

We currently have over 60 children in the orphanage.

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  • Update from The GLO – July 2015

    MRI Scan for Lawrence

    This July has been a very tricky month as a number of our children have been to hospital with different complaints. To begin with Lawrence, he complained about an occasional headache and some vibration like sounds in his head around the area that has a shunt. We were all worried when he mentioned the problem […]

  • Extra assistance for the pupils of SBM School

    Our Class 8 Pupils

    Counselling is an integral part of our school program. Students are usually given advice on how to deal with emotional, personal and educational challenges both in school and at home and how to incorporate them in their daily lives. The onus of ensuring that our students exude problem solving skills , ability to cope with […]

  • Pre-teens Shopping Day by Ali Muta (aged 11years 2mths)

    Our keen shoppers

    It was in the evening on Thursday 19th June during our half term break when my Mother, Mama Mapenzi told me that eight preteens will be going to the Market and I was one of them. I felt happy as a King. I budgeted for the items that I was to buy as I had […]