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 4: Elephants, giraffes, heartfelt goodbyes

January 4, 2019

Today gave us the opportunity to witness so much of the Lord’s beautiful creation, His wildlife and His children. 

Day 3: Play, clay, paint, and school pictures

January 3, 2019

There is nothing more contagious than the zeal for life these children have, and I could not be more thankful that I get to witness it.

Day 2: Maji Mazuri, Amani ya Juu and Children’s Garden

January 2, 2019

A beautiful day with exceptional children, lunch and a tour of a women’s workshop, then back to Children’s Garden

Day 1: Our January 2019 mission team arrives in Nairobi

January 1, 2019

Our team of 12 deals with missing luggage, gets a warm welcome at Children’s Garden, and helps make 200+ rounds of chapati.

Join us December 8th and meet David Kariuki!

Meet and greet David at our Christmas Open House December 8

November 29, 2018

Stop by to meet and greet David Kariuki, husband of our in-country coordinator, Keziah, at our 2018 Christmas Open House, as we raise funds to help build them a home on h.o.w? Ministry land in Naivasha.

This 4x8-foot banner commemorates the opening of our new center and is ready for transport to Kenya.

Summer 2018 update: A trip postponed, a new center, and lots of sheep!

July 6, 2018

We kicked off 2018 with our 4th Arise Women’s Conference in January with the dedication of our new Women’s Empowerment Center in Kinangop, where we learned about sheep, wool production and weaving, but we had to postpone our June mission trip.

Results for our 2018 5k run/walk on April 21

April 27, 2018

Results are in for our 2018 5K run/walk to benefit h.o.w? Ministry missions in Kenya.

2017 virtual safari soiree - giraffe Photo by Katie Treadway on Unsplash

Announcing our second Safari Soirée: This time, it’s virtual!

December 1, 2017

Help us expand our women’s empowerment program in Kinangop, Kenya, where our new headquarters will offer vital support and training.

Going up! Our new h.o.w? Ministry headquarters in Kinangop

October 20, 2017

Our 2016 Safari Soirée raised $30,000, enough for us to begin construction on a new building that will serve as our Kenya headquarters for h.o.w? Ministry and a place for our women to gather for prayer and fellowship. It will also be a working entrepreneurial facility.

Keziah joins about 100 participants for our 2017 5K run/walk on a beautiful morning

April 8, 2017

‘I’m so honored that you all came and gave out your time just to help for the ministry. It’s going to help a lot of the widows and kids…’

Updates: Monica, Elishifa, Milkah, Mary, Sammy

November 9, 2016

Please join us in welcoming new members to the women of h.o.w? Ministry: Monica and Elisihfa. We also have some updates about Milkah, Mary, and Sammy from our in-country coordinator Keziah Murugi.

Update: Rose’s new home

November 9, 2016

So excited to share the latest photos of Rose and her son and their new home!