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Janie & Brenda all prepared to dance in the National Music Festival

SBM School @ The National Music Festival

by Mr Paul – SBM Head Teacher As we were successful at the county level it was time for St.Bernadette Mary School Choir & Dancers to attend 2018 National Music Festival in Nyeri County at Dedan Kimathi University. It was a long trip over 600km each way but everyone was very excited to be taking […]

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Another milestone for St Bernadette Mary School

This week has seen our first former pupil of SBM School join The Catholic University of Eastern Africa in Nairobi, it is an amazing achievement for Neema Kazunga, a young girl from Ndonya community. Neema joined SBM School in 2011 and soon we noticed that she was a very hardworking dedicated pupil and an ideal […]

Mama Jane picks up our latest addition Baby Mohammed

A Happy Outcome for Baby Masha

by Hemed Jumaa Baby Mo Masha Safari was admitted to The Good Life Orphanage on 29/10/17 after we were contacted by the Kilifi South Sub county children’s officer, who requested us to go and rescue him as he had been abandoned by his mother. As usual, we responded accordingly and upon arrival at the police […]

Transition House Family June 2018

Happy Birthday McKenna Transition House

BY PRECIOUS MBODZE Here at The GLO, we teenagers are lucky to have a special house with a Boys and Girls Wing where we prepare for life outside as we have to leave the security of the orphanage when we reach 18 years old. The McKenna Transition House is purpose build with this in mind […]

The Day of the African Child

The Day of the African Child

by Grace Garama – SBM School Head Girl The day of the African child is celebrated on 16th June every year. It is celebrated to honour those who participated in Soweto uprising in 1976. I read that thousands of black children marched to protest the quality of education, the police opened fire on the unarmed […]

Kate with Kevoo & other toddlers

A trip to Kwale Eye Clinic by Hemed Jumaa

The Good Life Orphanage is a very blessed family and we are very grateful for the friends and supporters who are all around the world. Each and every year our family grows and we keep on receiving volunteers from all corners of the world. On 5th February this year, we welcomed a volunteer called Kate […]

The St Bernadette Mary Spirit Award

Neema’s Next Step

Hi there, my name is Neema Kazungu and I finished Form Four in December 2018 thanks to the support I received. After managing to secure a place at SBM School where my education was a very high standard and free, I finished my primary education there scoring 374 out of 500 marks in my KCPE […]

Betty at her home on the rubbish tip

Happy 10th Birthday O’Malley House

By Betty Nabwire – 8 years old It was on Saturday 07/04/2018 morning when we woke up full of joy and happiness on our faces. We knew it was our big day, our house birthday, we celebrate this special day in memory of Micheal O’Malley (R.I.P.). I went and prayed for five minutes and made […]