Nubian Estate holds one of the biggest open-air markets in the world. Three slums border Nubian, one being the largest in Kisumu. Kisumu also provides less economic opportunity than the Nairobi area and holds a higher rate of opportunistic disea[...]
Kamirithu is North of Limuru on the intersection of Limuru Road and the main highway from Nairobi. It is a densely populated area that borders the commercial center of Kwambera. The town is not highly developed. Many buildings are semi-permane[...]
The term “Dunga” refers to the westernmost section of the Nyalenda slum, which stretches along the Southern border of Kisumu. The Dunga section is closest to Lake Victoria, and has a similar composition to the areas served by the Central a[...]
In 2013, artist Freedom Rodriguez visited Kenya to interview, photograph and capture portraits of one hundred CARE for AIDS clients. Using stories and photographs from these interviews, Rodriguez symbolically painted each portrait on the cover of worn, previously discarded books, transforming once abandoned objects into unique pieces of art.
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We are excited to announce our upcoming expansion to Mombasa! If you attended our gala last week, you know all about this exciting move- if you were unable to be at the gala, watch the video below to learn more.view entry →
Over the past seven years, I’ve had the privilege of working with three exceptional board chairmen at CARE for AIDS. Each one was very different in their backgrounds, styles, and strengths and uniquely suited to serve the ministry during that season. However, despite all that made them different, the purpose of this post is to discuss what they […]view entry →
Paul came to the CARE for AIDS center in Kariobangi this June during recruitment. He has known about his HIV status since 2011, and was eager to receive help from the CARE for AIDS program. Paul is a widower, and is caring for his four young children- the youngest of which has a severe heart […]view entry →
At sixty-eight years of age, Virginia has lived a very long life. She was married for forty-five years and raised ten children. Diagnosed with HIV in 2011 following a ten-year separation from her husband who had transmitted the disease after engaging in several extramarital affairs, Virginia says she wasn’t sure she wanted to know about […]view entry →
This morning we have a short clip from recent Impact Trip participant Bobby McGraw. Take a moment to hear how going to Kenya impacted his life when he got back home…view entry →
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