Monthly Archives: March 2014

Thinking Big: Richard’s Story March 31, 2014

It’s hard to believe that Richard, a CFK alumnus, could be any busier.  In addition to holding a job as a consultant and event planner, Richard is in his last year as a full-time university student studying economics and development, …

Teaching Healthy Habits to Young Girls March 24, 2014

By: Suzanne Thomson, CFK Organizational Consultant — They filed into the Tabitha Medical Clinic, one by one.  Quiet and shy, they crammed close to one another on the benches of the reception area and spoke softly to one another.  An …

It Takes a Village March 6, 2014

By: Suzanne Thomson, CFK Organizational Consultant — One of the differences I’ve seen between Kenyans and Americans is how comfortable many Kenyans are around children, even newborns.  Maybe it’s the communal upbringing culture or that people are just around more …

Sarah’s Journey to Affordable Education 

By: Suzanne Thomson, CFK Organizational Consultant — Another school year in Kenya has started, and students moving from elementary to high school just began the first term at their new schools. Going to a new school is always difficult—meeting new friends, …