A DAY IN THE LIFE OF AMINA, 18 JUNE was holiday time at Majengo… And we asked Amina B, an 18 year old Majengo child to tell us how she spent her days on holiday. Here is a day in the life, in her words:My name is Amina Bakari. I am 18 years old. I… Read more
After hours of practicing every day after school, with dancing, drumming, singing, and acting our Majengo kids joined lots of other schools at a fabulous (but very hot!) African Children’s Day event out in the Masai village of Selela.
African Children’s Day! On June 16th every year we celebrate the International Day of the African Child. This day is marked to commemorate the Soweto killings of many children in South Africa. Now, this day holds many celebrations across the continent to promote equality and prosperity for the African Child. This year’s theme was based… Read more
WORDS FROM THE FOUNDERS This month, we are celebrating our 10th birthday at Majengo Children’s Home. We opened our doors in March 2008, and we have continued to grow ever since! To celebrate this milestone and thank you for all your support, we wanted some words from our founders, Lynn Connell and Matt McKissock. A Message… Read more
DID YOU KNOW IT’S MAJENGO’S 10TH BIRTHDAY? We wouldn’t be celebrating this milestone birthday without the generosity of donors like you who have made every bit of progress possible. Over the last 12 months, we have welcomed 7 new children into the Majengo family, implemented our Exit Strategy Program which helps our 18-year-old children reintegrate… Read more