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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  • Margaret’s Story by Lucy Wamalwa – GLO Counsellor

    Arrival Kisumu

    Receiving a call about a young girl in a distressed state and looking for a safe home is always acted on immediately by The GLO team, Margaret a young 15 year old orphan who was brought to Mombasa by an uncle who said he would let her complete her education but the reality was very […]

  • I.C.T. Literacy @ SBM School – Peter Keyruby

    Mr Peter our IT Teacher with Standard 7 who have came in on Saturday to spend time on the computers

    With our new I.T. Suite fully operational at SBM School for our pupils, GLO children and the local community all making use of the facility we felt the need to purchase new programmes to enhance the quality of our classes. In our constant endeavours for improvements I set off to Nairobi to source the materials […]

  • Happy Birthday Flynn & Keogh Houses

    Flynn House Cake

    As the majority of our children do not know their actual birthdays we now have a special day allocated to each house so they celebrate their birthday’s on that date. For Flynn House it is the 1st September and for Keogh House it is 25th August. Both these dates hold special significance for the Flynn […]