Award winning designer and founder and chairperson of Ukarimu project recently made a trip to kenya where she took school backpacks,toys and clothes to children in Homabay County in Kenya. The school backpacks were collected on the the 27th June 2014 in an event that was organised by Ukarimu Schweiz (Swiss) team. The children of dielsdorf primary school in Switzerland stepped in and took action to help. Many thanks to all the children for their generosity.Many thanks also goes to Monica Fäh and Jennifer Kasser for the support. Lots of thanks to Ukarimu Swiss officials Vera Maag, Daniela koidl for the for the support all through.
|Ukarimu Schweiz (swiss) members during the Backpack day event in dielsdorf Switzerland on 27th June 2014|
|Ukarimu Project is planting a positive seed in the young ones. Teaching them to serve and help in the community. Many thanks to children from dielsdorf primary school who voluntered to help us..|
|A backpack project starts with one single step..|
|Vera Maag talking to some of the Ukarimu Swiss friends..|
Backpacks from Switzerland arriving in Kenya. Day 1
|Backpacks which were donated by children from primary school dielsdorf in switzerland all reached very bright/orphaned children in 10 diffrent primary schools in Homabay County Kenya.7th.08.2014|
|Backpacks arriving at the venue.|
|Ukarimu Project officials offloading the backpacks.|
|Behind the scenes..That is where hard work lies..|
|Winnie Ojanga founder of Ukarimu Project giving backpacks to very bright and deprived children from 10 diffrent primary schools in Homabay county Kenya.|
|The 10 schools that recieved backpacks were Asego primary, Homa bay primary, lake primary,yahoo primary,radiro primary,Homabay disabled school,Shauriyako primary school,pedo primary school..|
|Winnie Ojanga congratulating one of the children who recieved Ukarimu backpack. She was one of the top in her class..|
9.08.2014 day 2. Visited Ophanes.
|Winnie Ojanga giving toys and clothes to the children in Homabay childrens home|
|All the children recieved clothes and toys from Ukarimu project.|
Mentoring & Inspirational day (10.08.2014).Day 3.
|@ Magare girls in Homabay county.|
|Mentoring session @ Magare girls secondary school in Homabay county Kenya.|
|Very happy and ecxited girls. They all wanted to hug Winnie Ojanga after the mentoring session.|
|Winnie Ojanga with some of the girls after mentoring and empowerment session..|
|Ukarimu Project Empowering one girl at a time..|