Jambo! Thank you for signing up for a Social Postcard from Kenya! Below you can find a selection of Social Postcards for you to share from a Kisumu Youth Football Association project. Share one or share many! This organisation receives support from Comic Relief, that is used to provide mentoring for vunerable girls, some of which are orphaned, from low income families or living in slums.
How to send a Social Postcard:
1. Pick a photo from the selection below and save the image to your computer or mobile phone.
2. Upload the photo to you social media account(s) of choice.
3. Use the message below the photo or add your own text, including the hashtag #lastingchange.
‘I share the knowledge I learn from this mentoring program with girls in my community that don’t go to school’ Lavender, age 18 #lastingchange
‘Thanks to this project supported by Comic Relief I now know I have a right to education’ Shamera, age 14 #lastingchange
‘Thanks to the mentoring supported by Comic Relief I’m confident, I speak up, I know I have rights’ Shamera, age 14 #lastingchange
‘For many of these kids, football is the only happy time in their weeks’ Kevin, KYFA, speaks about the effects of support #lastingchange
Many girls in mentorship programs go on to become mentors themselves and share their new knowledge, rippling out #lastingchange into the community
‘Thanks to this mentoring project Ida, orphaned after the death of both parents, secured orphanage accommodation & schooling’ #lastingchange
Mentoring supported by Comic Relief helps lower the incidence of teenage pregnancy and early marriage for vulnerable girls #lastingchange
There are 2 more sets of Social Postcards:
Mothers and Babies with HIV in Kenya
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