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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  • SBM School Update – Term 2

    Grace Lulu,8yrs

    by Joe Karanja – Senior Teacher Technology is revolutionising the world of education replacing familiar classroom tools and changing the way students learn the world over. The term “techno-savvy” has been our mantra for the term once the school resumed on 4th May 2016. With the completion of the new IT lab facility and the […]

  • Our latest addition to The GLO Family – Felister aged 2 years


    Felister is a young girl of approximately 2 years old and is the only daughter to Mary a 19 year old girl who suffers from mental illness. Mary developed this condition while in Standard 6 at Matowe P.S and it continually has become more serious. She was twice taken to Port Reitz hospital but the […]

  • 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 […]