Education: A Path Out of the Slums
SECONDARY BOARDING SCHOOL
Each year Africa Circle of Hope Foundation supports 50 to 55 orphans from the Good Samaritan Children’s Home in the Nairobi slums to attend Rubate Secondary School.
Scholarships include school fees (lodging, food, medical), mattress, blanket, sheets, storage trunk, uniforms, sweater, shoes, underwear, socks, school supplies,backpack, notebooks, and personal hygiene supplies (soap, toothpaste, toothbrush, shoe polish, sanitary pads).
The students live in dorms and have a full schedule with classes and study time. They also participate in club activities, recreation and team sports, and community service.
ACOHF provides learning resources including computer labs, library books and leadership workshops for students.
CAREER BRIDGE PROFESSIONAL TRAINING
The Career Bridge Professional Training Program creates opportunities for our secondary school graduates who want to gain technical and professional skills related to a specific industry or career path.
ACOHF offers scholarships for training at professional institutes, polytechnics, and technology colleges to help these students bridge the gap between their graduation from secondary school and good entry-level jobs.