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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 […]

Amanda & David in our new sewing room

Our 2018 Sewing Room Class

by Hemed Jumma A chance visit to The Good Life Orphanage by Amanda & David Hampton with Nico in early 2012 was the start of a very special friendship and a donation that continues to change the lives of so many. When The Fallon Family, having heard about our project from Amanda, donated the funds […]

Hassan receives this present from Madam Mercy

Happy Birthday Kilroe House

By Hassan Kombe In Kilroe House we celebrate our special house birthday on the 8th March in memory of Tim Kilroe, as it was during the week this year we actually celebrated on Saturday 10th March. We woke up at 6.00am, made our beds neatly and started helping our house mother and aunt to do […]