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In Their Own Words
Edward, one of the older children, shares his thoughts on why he feels happy in his new home in Kitale and Alice, the orphanage Director talks excitedly about how this new home is an answer to prayer
From The Blog
- Where is this money going anyway? (8/26/2014) - It’s a good question to ask…and we are happy to share with you. Light Up Hope is dedicated to keeping our administrative costs at or below 15% of every dollar donated. So that means all of our US Based operations – or “administrative costs” (staff, marketing, web services, travel, events) are covered with just $.15 […]
- Alphonse shares about the progress at Hope Children’s Home (7/29/2014) - It is a joy to receive letters from the children! Recently we delighted in getting an update on Hope Children’s Home from Alphonse, one of the first year high school students whose high school education is paid for through empowerment programs. During the day Alphonse works hard at school and in the evenings he stays […]
- How funding a business can keep orphans in a home (7/14/2014) - Sure by now you know that Light Up Hope provides orphans with hope and opportunity, but did you know we also have programs that fight poverty and injustice through empowering the people in Kenya who are helping orphans every day? People like Lawrence. Lawrence is a welder by trade living in a slum, in a […]