Girls Empowerment

CFK 2020 Interns and Fellows
Summer 2020 Fellows & Interns Tackle Projects Remotely This Summer
Despite the coronavirus, CFK is engaging with young researchers in a remote capacity during the...
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CFK beneficiary Eunice in Kibera
CFK’s Faces of Brighter Futures | Eunice’s Story
Eunice, a teenage mother and participant of CFK's Girls Empowerment Program, shares her reborn aspirations...
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Jaihind, a CFK fundraiser, and his father in Kenya
Leave Only Footprints. Create Only Impact.
Jaihind Sumal grew up in Nairobi and wrote a memoir, Leave Only Footprints: Indian Migrants...
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CFK's Lencer in Kibera
The Beginning of a Dream, Lencer’s Story
Lencer Akinyi Onyancha understands the reality of unemployment all too well. She shares her story...
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CFK mother and child in Kibera
Inspiring and Tenacious – These are the Mothers of Kibera
Motherhood can be filled with bliss, but it can also bring about traumatic consequences. Three...
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CFK Peacock Fellow Ashley Coleman in Kibera with Mercy
#KaribuKenya – The True Spirit of Community Development
Social work student, Ashley Coleman, joined CFK as a Peacock Fellow during the summer of...
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CFK Peacock Fellow Anna Degrauw in Kibera
Community Development is a Way of Life
Anna Degrauw supported CFK's Binti Pamoja Centre during her time as a 2018 Peacock Fellow....
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CFK Peacock Fellow Michelle Ikoma in Kibera
Swapping My Stethoscope for Spreadsheets
As a first-year medical student, Michelle Ikoma supported CFK's nutrition team during her time as...
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