Friends of Kenyan Orphans Blog

New Face Masks for St. Clare Students

Posted on February 2, 2021

New Face Masks for St. Clare Students

New face masks have been knitted at St. Clare! Mr. Joseph the tailor has done a wonderful job helping the girls to match the new masks to the school uniforms.

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Happy New Year FOKO Family!

Posted on January 4, 2021

Happy New Year FOKO Family!

We can't pick our favorite part of this video; the smiles, their perfectly rehearsed lines or the laughter at the end. It was sent to us from one of the many schools your donations help to support.

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Merry Christmas from Kenya

Posted on December 21, 2020

Merry Christmas from Kenya

As the children in Kenya prepare for the Christmas season, they have put aside time to pray for FOKO and our donors, and to prepare this special message for you.

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Can We Count On Your Support For Giving Tuesday?

Posted on November 30, 2020

Can We Count On Your Support For Giving Tuesday?

After Black Friday and Cyber Monday, there is #GivingTuesday, a day that reminds us of the importance of helping others. This day inspires us to embrace our power to drive progress around the causes we care about, not just on one day but throughout the year.

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Keeping Busy With Crochet

Posted on November 16, 2020

Keeping Busy With Crochet

Our Founders, Bud and Sue Ozar received a note from a recent Higher Education graduate who graduated with a degree in catering, but is keeping busy crocheting during the pandemic.

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A Day In The Life At St. Clare

Posted on November 9, 2020

A Day In The Life At St. Clare

Ever wonder what a day in the life of a student at St Clare school for girls is like? Bud and Sue Ozar, who have lived in Kenya at St Clare off and on for years, share their insights about the school the charity has built.

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We Did It!

Posted on November 6, 2020

We Did It!

In the month of October you helped us raise $25,925.69 towards matching funds from the Bennett Foundation! This will do so much to feed, clothe, educate and protect the orphans in Kenya. 

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We Can't Do It Without You!

Posted on October 31, 2020

We Can't Do It Without You!

Friends of Kenyan Orphans continues to keep administrative costs low with 90 cents of every donated dollar going to programs we support in Kenya. We strive to keep costs low so most of what you donate goes to the daily care of children that depend on our support.

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