Name: Whitney Kageha Class:8 School: Mission of Hope International D.O.B. 10/10/2004 Activity: Football
Name: Juliet Atieno Class: 3 School; Cambridge Mathare D.O.B. 10/10/2009 Activity: Football
Name: Isaac Odhiambo Class: 5 School: Drive In Primary D.O.B. 7/7/2007 Activity: Football
Charles Warria is a former Monitoring and Evaluation Director at Young African Leaders Initiative Regional Learning Center in East Africa. He has vast experience in working for non profits. He is a very jovial person and he likes digging deeper into issues. He is part of the Mathare Foundation advisory board.
Lindsey Conner Mosby is the Vice President, Strategy + frogHealth, frog Dedicated to the mission and vision of better, more effective, efficient and accessible health and wellness, Lindsey brings deep experience in strategic planning, brand and experience strategy, and product and service design to the business of care innovation. She has been very supportive in terms of giving guidance and strategies to Mathare Foundation. She is part of our advisory board,.
Tabitha Sindani is both an alumnus of the Young African Leadership Initiative and Mandela Washington Fellowship. Currently she is studying at the Newcastle University in the United Kingdom. She is very passionate about empowering communities. She has in the past been an intern at the African Union Headquarters in Ethiopia.
Youssef Boulkaid is a freelance photographer, a web and graphic designer based in Stockholm, Sweden. He is a French national who has been very instrumental in supporting the Mathare Foundation. He is kind and passionate about children and photography. He offers very well reasoned solutions to challenges that arise. He has also put Mathare Foundation close to his heart. He is part of the organizations advisory board.
Maria Hyra Belmejdoub is an industrious lady who has in the past been an intern at the United Nations. She is half Morrocan, half French. Her love for photography and children is beyond any doubt amazing. She has vast experience in fundraising and proposal writing. Within her circles she has contact of the right people in the charity work.
Graeme Loten is a former UK High Commisioner to Rwanda, 1998 to 2001. He has several projects that he has initiated or taken part of in Rwanda. One of the projects that he has been part of is the Imbabazi. He has recently started a cricket project in Rwanda. He is one of the advisory board members.
Brenda Forsee is part of the advisory board of the Mathare Foundation. She is originally from the United States of America.Her love for nature and travelling is adorable.
Maureen is an undergraduate student studying Human Nutrition and Dietetics and she spends her spare time helping under privileged communities in her society as well as volunteering at the Kenyatta National Hospital. At the hospital, she works as a teacher at the pediatric cancer ward and a particular passion of hers is how diet relates to cancer prevention. She is the Founder of Tule Vyema organization which encourages people to live healthy lives by eating nutritious food.It works to eliminate malnutrition in our communities through raising awareness of proper feeding practices. Maureen Muketha is the hononary secretary of the Mathare Foundation board of Management.
Mary-Sanyu has 7 years of experience in using a mix of communication tools, channels and approaches to strategically position humanitarian organizations as authorities in their domain. She has worked in Somalia, Kenya & Ethiopia -- and supported humanitarian communications projects in Eastern Africa region. Currently she works at International Organization for Immigration as the Public Information Officer in Somalia region. She is the board treasurer.
Jackline Obiero is the Head of Internship and the Editor in Chief at Africa 24 Media. Africa 24 produces compelling content that makes people want to peek, or gawk, or listen up. Africa 24 tells the african strory. Jackline brings vast experience which she has acquired in the media industry to assist Mathare Foundation become more effective in their photography projects and possibly venture into the film industry. She serves as an ordinary member of the board.
Annie Groff is a Global Grants Officer at Shinning Hope Communities SHOFCO. She brings experience working with a range of non-profit organizations, from championing sustainable livelihoods for farmers through Fair Trade to protecting human rights and the environment from corporate abuse. She serves as a member of Mathare Foundation board. She is very instrumental in developing and reviewing proposals of the Mathare Foundation.
Name: Idah Shakira D.OB.: 2004 School: Destiny Junior Class: 5 Activity: Football
Name: Jane Chimono Date of Birth: 13 years School: Destiny Academy Activity: Football
I think you should know this, my name is Eunice Atieno 10 years old and I study at Hope Compassion Primary in class 4. I play football at the Foundation.
Lavin Aoko is a young talented female footballer at the Foundation who is aged 14 years and studies at Hope Compassion. She is in Class 8 and she lives in Mathare 4B.
Hi, My name is Susan Kanini 13 years old and I am in Class 6. I study at Hope Compassion School. I come to Mathare Foundation to learn photography.
One of the very talented and emerging young footballer at Mathare Foundation. Meet Evans Otieno 11 years old who is in 4 class at Destiny Primary
Did you know Anne Matuindi is a member of Mathare Foundation aged 12 years and studies at Kiboro Primary? She is interested in learning photography and live in Mathare 3C.
John Tabu is 13 years old boy who is in class 6. He is one of the young photographers at the Foundation. Currently he studies at Missions of Hope Bondeni.
James Makwe is in class 6 at Mabawa Primary School. He is 12 years old and he loves learning photography at the Mathare Foundation. He lives in Mathare 3C.
Tobias Khatete born in 1993 in Mathare slums, Nairobi, Kenya. s. He is currently the Photography Instructor at Mathare Foundation. Tobias is in the Zetech College studying mass communication and media studies.He is passionate in exploring stories through photography (streets,Fashion, Wedding and Portraiture). He is alumnus of the Young African Leaders Initiative. In 2017 he was an intern at Africa 24 media.
My name is Melisa Aluso. I am 12 years old and study at Missions of Hope Mendeni for school. At Mathare Foundation I am learning to be a photographer.
My name is Owen. I am 12 years old and am in class five at Missions of Hope Bondeni school. I enjoy taking photos and learning about photography at Mathare Foundation.
My name is Gerald Owino and I am 13 years old. I begin high school this year. I enjoy learning about football and photography at Mathare Foundation.
My name is Felistars Oyolo. I am 14 years old and I live in Mathare. I dream to become a dancer and a photographer.
My name is Lucy and I live in Mathare. In my group in Mathare Foundation I am a photographer. When I grow up I want to help others by becoming a doctor.
My name is Lavin. I am 13 years old and am in class six at Missions of Hope Bondeni. I am learning photography at Mathare Foundation.
I am Khadija and I am 10 years old. I study at Kiboro Primary School and I am in class four. I am learning photography at Mathare Foundation.
My name is Whitney. I am 11 years old and I live in Mathare Slum. I am in class six and I attend Mission of Hope Vondeni school. I learn performing arts at Mathare Foundation.
My name is Ryana Aseyo. I'm currently in primary school. I do photography at Mathare Foundation.
My name is Mary and I am 13 years old. I am in class 8. I am studying at Kiboro Primary School and I take classes in photography.
I am Unever and I am 10 years old. I live in the Mathare slums and am a member of Mathare Foundation. I practice photography and dance in the foundation.
My name is Rehema. I am eight years old and live in Mathare. I came to Mathare Foundation to practice photography and dance.
I do photography in Mathare Foundation and it is my ambition to be a photographer. I like the foundation because it mentors me and keeps me busy.
I have volunteered myself to come to Mathare Foundation because I am looking forward to my talents, my skills, and my future. I believe that one day I will become an intelligent photographer and a successful person.
Hi, my name is Millicent. I have five siblings and we live in Mathare. I do performing arts at Mathare Foundation and when I grow up I would like to be a doctor.
I am 15 years old start high school this year. I live in Mathare slums. I am good goalkeeper in football and I enjoy being in the foundation.
I am 13 years old. I live in Mathare slums. I am a photographer and I also like playing football
My name is Elvis Omondi ,13 years old. I study at Valley View Academy. I am in class seven .My mother's name is Lucy Omondi and my father is called Alex Omondi. I love playing football and taking photographs.
Vivian Akinyi is 21 years old. She is one of the coaches of the Mathare Foundation football team and also plays for the Kenya women's football team. She is also a trainer for the Write Junior Club.
Sharon Aluoch is 21 years old. She is a founding member of Mathare Foundation. Sharon is the secretary and football coach. She has played for the Kenyan women's national team. Sharon is also a trainer at the Write Junior Club.
James Otieno is 24 years old. He is a photography trainer at the Mathare Foundation. He has won several photography awards .James was the 1st runners up in the creative category of the Canon Kenya Photography Award 2015.
James Ndung'u is 34 years old and is a Co Founder and Trainer at Mathare Foundation. In the past 3 years, he has been helping the Foundation keep financial records. He also trains the young talents in football and performing arts.
Eric Omwanda Nehemiah born in 1990 in Nairobi,Kenya . He is the Co Founder and Program Manager at Mathare Foundation. He is the Commonwealth Youth Worker Awards Africa Regional Winner, 2016. Eric Omwanda Nehemiah has done several certificate courses in proposal writing and fundraising. He has wrote award winning proposals to several organizations. Currently he has enrolled at the Kenya Institute of Management Studies undertaking a Diploma Course in Project Management. He also serves at the Chairperson of the Alliance of Slum Media Organization www.asmokenya.org. He is a fellow of the following programs, Balloon Ventures Kenya and Young African Leaders Initiative.