Posts Tagged: scholarship

EK Scholar Secures Spot in University

Our First Scholar Makes us Proud! Last year saw our first batch of scholars sit their KCSE exams. On Tuesday this week, we all anxiously awaited their results after the Ministry of Education finally released the same. As she had promised the scholarship committee in a meeting early last year, Sallah Beryll kept her promise… Read more »

Welcome 2014 EK Scholars

Our scholar family is growing! Welcome 2014 EK scholars. Saturday 4th January was a very big day for Organic Health Response and the Ekialo Kiona Center. Parents and scholars were overjoyed and could not believe that their sons/daughters had qualified to be among the few lucky ones to be supported through the EK Scholarship program…. Read more »

EK SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM HOSTS FIRST COMMUNITY HARAMBEE!

The new Ekialo Kiona Scholarship Program hosted its first community harambee, or fundraiser, at Kitawi Beach. Community members joined together to support the EK Scholarship Fund, raising money to send a select number of local students to school for the full duration of their secondary school education. In a community where 8 in 10 households… Read more »

PORTLAND, MAINE FUNDRAISER A HUGE SUCCESS!

Friday, May 18th our OHR team in Portland, Maine held a highly successful fundraiser for our Ekialo Kiona scholarship fund. Our ambitions were high: we were to throw joint silent auction/variety show with only three weeks of planning beforehand. We pulled it off and are thrilled to report that our fundraiser was a roaring success…. Read more »