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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  • Volunteers @ The GLO & SBM School in 2015

    Sarina & Leah arrive at The GLO

    by Hemed Jumma Last year Kenya underwent a lot of security problems that caused a significant impact in the tourism sector. Many tourists who had scheduled to visit Kenya were forced to cancel their trips. Both the GLO and St Bernadette Mary School also felt the impact of the absence of volunteers. Early June this […]

  • Closing Day of 2015 School Year @ SBM School

    A sea of happy faces

    Today was a culmination of a very busy year at St Bernadette Mary School, many highs and thankfully not too many lows!! At 9am a large crowd of parents had gathered, we also had some guests come for the day and soon Mr Joe our Master of Ceremonies started the closing programme with a prayer […]

  • St. Bernadette Mary School – Standard 8 K.C.P.E.

    Mr Sylvester with our Standard 8 Class

    Anyone working in the education sector in Kenya knows about an exam called KCPE( Kenya Certificate of Primary Education). It is not only an important exam for students but also for all the stakeholders involved in the education sector in Kenya. In it’s quest for transformation in this bush village of Mtepeni, SBM too has […]