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Meet Benjamin!

Meet Benjamin!

Developer of a zero-contact COVID-19 food distribution app
The COVID-19 pandemic posed a health and economic crisis around the globe and an even greater threat to the poor and vulnerable, most of whom live hand to mouth. Most of Moja Tu students belong to these two groups and as schools

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Meet Jedidah! Rewriting her life’s story

Meet Jedidah! Rewriting her life’s story

The saying, “The past is our heritage, the present is a gift and tomorrow is our responsibility,” aptly captures Jedidah Nyambura’s story. Not one to shy away from her past, she reminisces of the days long gone when her education hung in the balance.
The past…
“I hail from Laikipia

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The New Normal

The New Normal

Reflections of a young Kenyan

“God, grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, courage to change the things I can, and wisdom to know the difference.”
Reinhold Neibuhr – American Theologian
The words of the Serenity Prayer strike a chord with me during these

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Meet Joshua: Trusting the Process!

Meet Joshua: Trusting the Process!

During this COVID-19 season, Joshua has been keeping himself busy by engaging in brick making. It gives him great satisfaction to see the work of his hands going on to build beautiful houses. Joshua understands that it takes time, commitment and hard work to create something beautiful.
Just like the

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Meet Mary: Miracles do Happen!

Meet Mary: Miracles do Happen!

Mary Wangui has been part of Moja Tu for six years now. She recently finished her diploma course in tourism management and is very excited about the prospects of pursuing a degree course in the same field. Over the years, we have watched Mary grow from a young teen to

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She’s Ready!

She’s Ready!

Women’s Equality Day is all about stressing the importance of equality between men and women. Women are independent, self-driven, and ambitious individuals who deserve the chance to steer their futures in the direction of their choosing. As Rosalynn Carter once said: “You have to have confidence in your ability,

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Youth Engagement for Global Action

Youth Engagement for Global Action

International Youth Day (IYD) is commemorated on August 12th each year in a bid to raise awareness about the challenges and attitudes of young people around the world. This year, the theme for IYD is “Youth Engagement for Global Action” with the overarching objective of highlighting the ways in which

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Welcome to the Team, Brenda!

Welcome to the Team, Brenda!

Our program continues to grow! We’ve added a new face to our ranks as a Program Coordinator here in Texas. Her name is Brenda, and she will be communicating updates about the program and students to our sponsors and supporters, as well as working closely with the team in Kenya.

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Meet Lily: The Moja Tu Family is Growing!

Meet Lily: The Moja Tu Family is Growing!

Meet Lily, our newest Moja Tu staff member! Lily lives in Nairobi and will be heading the Kenyan marketing team moving forward. She’d love to say hello!
“Back in 2015, I received a call from Moja Tu’s program manager Margaret. Margie, as we fondly know her, wanted a favor.

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Friends Make the World Go Round!

Friends Make the World Go Round!

“Don’t walk behind me; I may not lead. Don’t walk in front of me; I may not follow. Just walk beside me and be my friend.”
Albert Camus
If it weren’t for Moja Tu, Samuel Wachira and Johnstone Mbondo’s paths might not have crossed. The two friends, who were

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