September, 2017 Dear STRIVE-Kenya, interns, parents, and supporters, First of all, we want to extend a huge THANK YOU to the seven college interns from all of us at STRIVE and from all the people to whom you helped provide support this summer in Iten. Through fundraising efforts before arriving, a full six week commitment […]
Happy Fourth of July from Kenya! Three weeks into our grand adventure this summer and life has certainly slowed down! We have been in the small farming village of Iten for almost two weeks now and it’s amazing how at home one can feel here. The town takes it’s name from a Kalenjin word meaning […]
We’ve been in Iten a week and have spent some great time with the students of Kamariny. Although it’s only been a week, we hear kids call ‘Howareyou Maddie!’ or ‘Howareyou Noah!’ whenever we run or walk down the hilly red dirt roads of Iten. We spent the past week dividing up our time […]
Having a great time in Kenya!! We have just finished our first full day in Iten, although it feels like we’ve been here for a week. Our travel to Iten was a full day on Sunday. We awoke early to the sounds of roosters crowing near our hotel. By 6am we were at the domestic […]
Jambo from Africa! My name is Michael and I am the Head Group Leader for STRIVE-Kenya. I wanted to take a moment to welcome everyone who will be traveling to Kenya (Karibu sana!!) and also wish you a very safe journey (Safari njema!!). It is my pleasure to welcome you to God’s Place, as Kenya […]
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