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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  • Happy Birthday Flynn House & Keogh House

    )1 Kanoti prepares

    As you may already know the majority of children living at The GLO have no idea of their birthdays, some have come to our orphanage as newborns so we know their birthdays but we feel it would be insensitive to celebrate some but not others. To combat this problem we decided to have a joint […]

  • Asante Sana Michaela

    Tom, Tito & the children unload the GLO Van 02

    We are often amazed by people’s kindness and generosity, Fiona Kelly who runs an excellent charity Road of Hope , put a young volunteer Michaela Barkley, in contact with The Good Life Orphanage after she could not travel to Mombasa this summer due to the travel advisory ban from the foreign office. Michaela had already done some […]

  • Kwaheri Vikki

    Kwaheri Vikki 13

    Its been a sad month at The GLO so far, Naomi Karisa has been reunited with her family and we have lost our administrator Vikki who has decided to seek employment elsewhere. We will miss Vikki as she always has a smile on her face and is so gently & compassionate with our children. Vikki […]