Awards & Recognition

Global Health Hero

At the 2005 Global Health Summit in NYC, CFK was named a Global Health Hero by TIME Magazine and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.

ABC News Person of the Year

In 2006, ABC World News awarded CFK co-founder, Rye Barcott, Person of the Year for his service as a U.S. Marine and his work in Kibera.

CFK on Time for Kids Magazine

CFK was featured as the cover story on an issue of TIME Magazine for Kids, titled A Higher Goal: Soccer is Helping Kenyan Kids Get Set for the Future.

Reflections of Hope Award

The Oklahoma City National Memorial and Museum honored CFK with the 2008 Reflections of Hope Award.

Contact Us

Interested in learning more about our research and programs? Want to schedule an interview with a member of our team? We would love to speak with you! Contact our Communications Manager, Hannah Bain, at media@carolinaforkibera.org today.