Press Releases

August 1, 2016 - Ottawa. Elimu Charity BBQ Reaches Its Target! Despite being rained out in the first attempt, spirits were not dampened. The 4th Annual Elimu Charity BBQ was held under sunny skies and warm temperatures on Saturday, July 30th. Read more

July 12, 2016, Ottawa. Through education projects in Kenya, Elimu helps kids dream big for their futures. Funds from this year's BBQ will go to support Elimu's brand new DIGITAL RESOURCE CENTRE in Malindi, Kenya. Read more

September 20, 2014. Charity dinner offers great food and quality entertainment to raise funds for Elimu. Read more.

August 1, 2014 Elimu volunteers in Mexico hosting a bake sale fundraiser in support of Elimu projects in Kenya. read more.

July 14, 2014 – Ottawa. Elimu teamed up with M&M Meat Shop in Manotick for its second charity BBQ fundraiser this Saturday, July 12th. Manotick locals as well as dedicated Elimu supporters from all over Ottawa dropped by throughout the day to make the event a great success. Click here to read more.

March 17, 2014 – Ottawa : Three years ago a community in rural Kenya and a Canadian non-profit had a dream for a school. Thanks to the support of Ottawa’s Global Child Care Services and an Ottawa-based charity Elimu, this dream has become a reality, click here to read more.

March 4, 2014. Touch BASE online magazine, Halifax, Canada. 10 years ago, Nina Chung went to Kenya to volunteer her skills, intending to stay only for a couple of years. Then she met a grandmother who changed her life.click here to read more.

July 22, 2013 – Ottawa. Under a blue summer sky Canadian charity Elimu fed over 200 hungry and happy customers at its first charity BBQ outside M&M Meat Shop, Manotick on Saturday, July 20th.  Click here to read the article.

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Newsletters 

Fall/Winter 2016: Dressing our kids for success at school! Our first college grad. Sewing project go digital. Fresh water flowing at Upendo school. Get up-to-date with our projects in Kenya. Click here to read more..

Winter 2015 Newsletter.This holiday season we’re offering a new way to support our projects in Kenya. We’ve packaged some of the most common needs from our projects under specific price ranges as gifts in our new Elimu Holiday Gift Catalogue. Click here to read more..

Summer 2014 Newsletter. With summer upon us in North America we reflect on the first half of the year at Elimu. Sad news from Kenya and additional challenges for Elimu had us looking closely at our goals and deepening our commitment to our projects. We remain optimistic about making a difference for children in Kenya. Click here to  read more..

Winter 2014 Newsletter: Elimu began piloting a new program just over a year ago aimed at helping at-risk kids to stay in school. We’ve simply called it “Stay in School”. It provides educational sponsorships while supporting children in their existing living environment with their current parent or guardian(s) click here to  read more..

Fall 2013 Newsletter: The Upendo Nursery School Building Project is nearly complete. It's wonderful to watch our labours and the input of so many caring people bear such encouraging fruit. Check out our latest newsletter for a feature on the Thanksgiving Day celebrations at Upendo. Read more..

Spring 2013 Newsletter: A bigger house for our growing kids at Nyumbani Kwetu, as well as a new member of the household. More students to the Heri Ministries Sewing Project, and Upendo Nursery School waiting for only one more room to be built. Read more.