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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  • Spirit of St Bernadette Mary School 2017

    The home of Kelvin Nyale

    by Peter Keyruby The St Bernadette Mary School Spirit Award is a very competitive and much sought-after award which every pupil attending the school cherish to earn. Thanks to the generosity of Eileen Fray who sponsors this award and having spent her working life in education she believes being a good pupil is not just […]

  • Staff Training @ The GLO & SBM School

    A full house @ training

    By Winfred Ngile Learning has no age limits; it is a continuous process that can take place in the entire life of an individual. From the 13th November to the 16th November was very special four days for both GLO and SBM staffs. We had training on basic counselling skills which for the first time […]

  • My 1st Trip to Nairobi by Harrison Mgoti

    Harrison boards the bus bound for Nairobi

    After receiving the news that I was placed in 2nd position in the eKitabu 2017 Digital Essay Competitions I eagerly awaited notification of the awards ceremony in Nairobi. Then day for me to visit Nairobi had finally arrived, I had never been there before. I woke up with the birds and got myself prepared and […]