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Bliss Women and Children Project, Nakuru, Kenya

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Address: Kaptembwo
Nakuru, 20100  
Kenya
Number of Volunteers Serving Nationally: 5
Number of People Being Served: 250
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Mission Statement


Our mission involves helping women and children in Kaptembwo to take a step out of poverty. We work with those who are most marginalized - women who are widowed, are single mothers or sole supporters of their families, and children who are extremely poor, orphaned or abandoned.

Description


We are a local organization. At the Bliss Women and Children Project, our overall objective is to ensure respect for the rights of women and children in Kaptembwo, Nakuru, Kenya. Our specific objectives include the following * To help meet the children?s basic needs, including education, food, shelter and health care. * To provide counseling for women and children * To help tackle local problems, including drug abuse, HIV/AIDS etc. * To provide mothers with relevant information on health, hygiene etc. * To provide women with training in small business management. We accomplish these objectives through a variety of activities including the following: - free preschool - for more than 80 kids, ranging in age from 3 to 7 years; - micro credit - support for women's small businesses - feeding project - 2 hot meals per day for more than 80 kids - orphan project - provides basic needs for children who are orphaned or abandoned.

We are a local organization. At the Bliss Women and Children Project, our overall objective is to ensure respect for the rights of women and children in Kaptembwo, Nakuru, Kenya. Our specific objectives include the following * To help meet the children?s basic needs, including education, food, shelter and health care. * To provide counseling for women and children * To help tackle local problems, including drug abuse, HIV/AIDS etc. * To provide mothers with relevant information on health, hygiene etc. * To provide women with training in small business management. We accomplish these objectives through a variety of activities including the following: - free preschool - for more than 80 kids, ranging in age from 3 to 7 years; - micro credit - support for women's small businesses - feeding project - 2 hot meals per day for more than 80 kids - orphan project - provides basic needs for children who are orphaned or abandoned.

Mission Statement: Our mission involves helping women and children in Kaptembwo to take a step out of poverty. We work with those who are most marginalized - women who are widowed, are single mothers or sole supporters of their families, and children who are extremely poor, orphaned or abandoned.

Organizational Statement of Faith


BWCP is a Christian organization.


Local Affiliation



Program Type:


Food Program

Do you Require Formal Orientation Training?


No