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Our Last Days at KACH

*Please note that these posts were written earlier, but were posted once the group had the chance to access internet. Hello everyone it’s Bri again! Today was amazing. Today we got to work as a team to help build a beautiful hut for the KACH family and community. I’m going to be honest with you…

New Generation Leadership (July 10)

Hello! Our day started off with an early morning breakfast of delicious crepes, bread, and hard-boiled eggs to prepare us for Dr. K’s conference about NGL. NGL stands for New Generation Leadership which is a program to inspire young generations to grow and become leaders in their communities and in the world. This was a…

The Home Stay Experience

Hi all! This is Aspen and today is my day as journal girl. Last night we did our home stays and it was an amazing learning experience for all of us. At my home stay I was with Zoe and we stayed with Purity. She had two kids Brenda and Terry. We interacted most with…

The Best Feeling in the World

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text letter_spacing=””]Written on July 6: Hello or Habari!! It’s Penelope and I am back as journal girl today! This was a long day and we are all exhausted with a capital E. We began the day with some pancakes and hard boiled eggs which was nice because it’s comforting to eat American food once a…

Hard at Work

Hi!! This is Zoe, and I’m thrilled to be journal girl for today. This morning, we walked back out to Tirji Eco Centre to begin our full day of work. We made an “assembly line” up the steep hill and passed giant rocks up to the top, where they’ll be used for the foundation of…

Our Village Tour

July 2 (this post was written last week but just sent to the SStS office today) Hello my name is Brianna; and I am honored to share my experience during this trip so far. Today was an amazing day! Us girls got to sleep in for an extra hour, we ate a great breakfast, and…

Settling in at KACH

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text letter_spacing=””]This morning we woke up and had toast and hard-boiled eggs for breakfast. We then walked to TIRIJI where we worked from around 9 to 12:00. The two jobs during this work period included digging holes, which will be used for the base posts of the gazebo, and carrying large rocks for the foundation…

Creating New Friendships and Growing as People

Hello! My name is Eleanor and I am journal girl for the day. Our day started with an early morning breakfast that would prepare us for our first day of work at Tiriji eco enter. Our goal by the end of the trip is to create a gazebo for IPI to use for gatherings and…

An Amazing Beginning

Hello all! This is Penelope and it’s my day to be journal girl! Well, on June 29 we arrived in Nairobi after long days of traveling. Our many plane rides consisted of multiple crying children, broken air conditioning, and broken televisions. Even though those things were not as fun, the planes allowed all of the…

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