Posts By: Krista Park Berry

CFK Co-founder to Deliver Keynote Address at UNC Spring Commencement February 15, 2018

(Chapel Hill, N.C.— Feb. 15, 2018) –  Rye Barcott, social entrepreneur and a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, will deliver the University’s spring Commencement address on May 13 in Kenan Stadium. Before graduating from UNC-Chapel Hill in 2001 …

This Season of Giving, Double Your Impact in Kibera December 18, 2017

Join our $100 Challenge. Donate Today! We are excited to share that your year-end donation can have DOUBLE the impact this year thanks to a generous donor who will match all $100 donations dollar for dollar. That means your $100 gift = …

Standing up for equality, justice and human dignity December 11, 2017

By Brooke Bauman , Communications Intern 2017 marks 70th year for the Universal Declaration of Human Rights Seventy years ago on this day, the United Nations adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. Since then, Human Rights Day is recognized annually …

World AIDS Day 2017: Let’s End the Isolation, Stigmatization and Transmission of HIV December 1, 2017

Today, as you go about your day, you may come across a distinct fashion accessory: a red ribbon. While at first glance there may not be much to it, the ribbon symbolizes something profound: HIV awareness. Those who sport a …

Welcome Mercy Owuor: Head of Research, Development & Policy November 16, 2017

We are excited to welcome Mercy Owuor as the new Head of Research, Development and Policy for CFK. Mercy joined our Kenya team in early November 2017. “Mercy brings a wealth of programmatic and community health research experience to CFK. …

Look Who’s On the Move 

We are pleased to welcome our colleagues into new positions at CFK in Kenya. Congratulations and much success to Mark Muasa, Doreen Nkatha, and Valentine Cheche! Mark Muasa – Head of Programs As head of programs, Mark Muasa will manage …

Celebrating Tolerance: Investing in Peace and Wellness 

Countries around the world join hands to celebrate the International Day of Tolerance on November 16, first recognized 21 years ago.  Created to capitalize on the progress made during the United Nations Year for Tolerance in 1995, the UN annually …

7 Reasons to Volunteer with CFK in Kibera November 6, 2017

Our James and Florence Peacock Fellowship is now accepting applications for Summer 2018. Click here to learn more. You will gain new skills and knowledge. At CFK, we collaborate with community leaders to create ambitious and wide-reaching programs that reach …