This past summer we had several visitors meeting our students and taking a tour of the communities where we work. Our Joseph’s House students took the opportunity to give back to Light Up Hope by both learning from our visitors and teaching them as well.
Mike and Liz Ruggles were the “Win a Trip to Kenya” winners from our 2018 Light Up Hope Gala. They spent 10 days with us in Kenya and since Mike is a professional photographer, he choose to share his knowledge of photography and entrepreneurship with our students. He taught them about photo composition, lighting and business techniques for starting a photography business. He was such an inspiration, several of our students have started their own small businesses doing portraits for their fellow university students!
When the Discovery Church mission team arrived, it was time for our students to take the lead. They brought the team on a tour of downtown Nairobi including Uhuru Park where they taught the mission trip members the joy of dance and singing and the Masai Market where they taught the mission team the skill of price negotiation!
We have 4 students expected to graduate in the next twelve months and we look forward to welcoming additional students into the program in 2020!