What do the poor and a bag of Skittles have in common?
In the middle of the rubble of demolished apartment buildings, after greed and corruption cost 100 people, including 4-year-old Brandon, his siblings, and their father, their lives.
Human dignity should not be a privilege. Human dignity should be a right of every human being. But for the thousands living in extreme poverty, with no food and no way out, is that dignity?
Poverty is a brutal cycle that billions are trapped in. But we believe that not only CAN this change, but that it WILL. And YOU can make a difference.
Get a glimpse into life in extreme poverty by learning the story of Joshua, an orphan living in the Huruma slum of Nairobi, Kenya.
We asked some of the children at Furaha Primary School, “What do you want to be when you grow up?” Here are their answers.
Take your good intentions to the next level – Support When I Grow Up, and help us to empower children out of extreme poverty.
Ask yourself one question…Should your geography determine your destiny?
Our latest video shows the incredible progress made in the Huruma Slums by Furaha Community Foundation. What started off as tutoring for 40 children in extreme poverty has grown to schools that provide quality education for over 600 students, and assistance for thousands more!