Working to help empower women, save children and fight poverty in Kenya, we are transformed and inspired by the people we meet. These are our stories.

Day One: Jacaranda

June 4, 2014

Today’s music therapy friends at the Jacaranda School. – Kelley Pujol

Day One: Dr. Mulli

June 4, 2014

Not every day are you blessed to be in the presence of such a humble and great servant. At the Java House at Junction Mall I was greeted by Dr. Charles Mulli and his movie film crew from California.

Day One: Kimmani

June 4, 2014

The group arrives to find Kimmani with a severe ear infection. Job one: Get him to a doctor.

Travel update: Safely on the ground in Kenya

June 3, 2014

Kelley Pujol has posted a photo of the group’s safe arrival in Kenya, and Michelle Outman earlier shared photos of the group as they arrived in Detroit. We hope to hear more from our group soon after they’ve had time to rest from the long journey.

New cow for Josephine

June 3, 2014

This is the new cow that h.o.w? has just purchased for Josephine. The cow will provide milk and potential income for her family.

New library, bunk beds, a cow and clean water are highlights for upcoming mission trip

May 28, 2014

A group of 11 h.o.w? ministry mission workers, all from Southeast Missouri, includes four college students, four high school students and three therapists/educators. They will depart the U.S. on Sunday for two weeks in Kenya.

For those who have not yet been to Africa …

May 25, 2014

For 8 of the 11 team members this will be their first journey to Africa. June 1, Kenya bound.

Financial partners needed for Children’s Garden in Nairobi

May 24, 2014

We need you to financially partner with us to provide much needed repairs, updates and purchases at Children’s Garden in Nairobi. Children’s Garden provides a home for 100+ orphans and school to an additional 175 children who live in a slum close by.

20 suitcases are on their way

May 24, 2014

Donations are packed, loaded and on their way to STL for a week of storage. June 1, they will be with our team of 11 on their way to Kenya!

new website puts focus on h.o.w? ministry at large

May 23, 2014

h.o.w? Ministry has launched a new website at to strengthen its communication and expand its focus to include the h.o.w? jewelry line as well as other key projects served by the organization.

$1,000 donation for bunk beds and painting

May 22, 2014

Just received a $1,000 donation for the Children’s Garden bunk beds and painting project. Absolutely blessed and thankful! We are 1/3 of the way to our goal of $3,000 to fully fund the project! 1 week to raise $2,000.