Tag Archives: Sponsorship

ASANTE SANA (thank you very much) SPONSORS!

[caption id="attachment_2588" align="alignleft" width="300"]Girls thank sponsors Girls thank sponsors[/caption]     [caption id="attachment_2590" align="alignright" width="300"]Adding art work Adding art work[/caption]               Each year the sponsored girls at St. Clare write a personal letter to their sponsors.  In their letters, the girls relate how they...
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ST. GERARD SUPPORTS….STILL!

    St. Gerard School in Lansing continues its wonderful support St. Clare Centre for Girls.  During Lent, children throughout the school always raise money for important missionary causes.  They earmarked their Lenten funds to be used to purchase tilapia for St. Clare.  The art classes drew...
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KICKING IT FOR KENYA!

              St Mary School in Charlotte, MI, is a small school with a huge heart! When Kathy Partlow visited St Mary’s to share stories and pictures of St Clare with the student body of 64 students, they immediately caught her spirit and were determined  to...
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MADAM MARY REFLECTS

                  (Click on Mary's photo for an in-depth interview)             Mary Ibianski, a teacher at Seneca, a middle school in the Chippewa Valley District in Michigan, spent most of February teaching science to classes 5 and 6 at St. Clare Centre for Girls.  Mary found St. Clare to...
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WHERE IN THE WORLD IS FATHER RIWA? (part 2)

 

  Father Riwa and Bud and Sue Ozar joined Pat Harrington (pictured here with Father) and her husband, John Hooper for dinner.  Pat is the United States’ coordinator of the sponsorship program with St. Clare Girls Center.  Pat works closely with Sarah Wambui, who...
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LIFE GIVING CONNECTIONS

  Connecting the girls of St Clare with folks here in the U.S. is one of the biggest challenges Friends of Kenyan Orphans faces. However, our sponsorship program, initiated in 2010, does just this. In two years, we have created 125 relationships between young St Clare...
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ST. GERARD SCHOOL KEEPS ON GIVING!

    Last year when she returned from teaching at St. Clare, St. Gerard History teacher, Mrs. Kathy Partlow, spoke to all of the students at St. Gerard School in Lansing, Michigan.  These students were so touched by the stories of the girls at St. Clare that...
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NEW YEAR GREETING

    The new year presents a new challenge. Since 2004 the focus has been on constructing a building. Now that the building is almost complete, for the first time the focus is on acquiring a sponsor...
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IT’S A FAMILY AFFAIR!

Matt Rahtz, pictured here on the left with a friend , is bringing the message of the Children's Village to his school  mates at Vincentian High School Academy in Pittsburgh. Through a variety of school activities Matt is aiming to establish a regular link between St. Clare Girls' Centre in Kenya and Vincentian Academy. See and Read More

NUMBER #100

We reached 100 sponsors when the Mary Rose and Robert Hecksel Family in Lansing, Michigan decided to sponsor one of the girls at St. Clare. Thank you Mary Rose and Bob. Your donation of $480 will clothe, feed, educate and shelter a girl at St. Clare for an entire year. "Such a deal! Such a...
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