Monthly Archives: May 2011

Email, Education, and Inflation in Kibera May 27, 2011

From CFK Summer 2011 Fellow Kevin Diao:   Today, I traveled with Nick, one of the CFK “youth” (quotations, because youth in Kenya can refer to anyone from 5 years old to 30 years old – Nick is 23 years …

Smiles, Hard Work, and Hope May 20, 2011

Guest writer and recent visitor to CFK, Robert Gorman, reflects on his visit to Kibera with students from the College of Wooster:   Kibera left a lasting impression on our group as we travelled from the heartland of the United …

Starting with one May 18, 2011

If you do community development work, chances are, you believe in the ripple effect. Sure, metrics and measurable outcomes are important indicators of success. But what about the long-term, often unforeseen, sometimes intangible stories of success? Despite our best efforts, …