Economic Empowerment Trainings 2015

DateLocationAttendanceGroups Attending
2nd-6th February Runda Baptist Church, Githogoro 12 Inukarunda Flower Growers Association, Blessings Women's Group
9th-13th February Githogoro 30 Highway Disabled Self Help Group
16th-18th February Bethsaida Orphanage 9 Bethsaida Women's Empowement, Women of One Vision, Kamae Genesis Self Help Group, Kenyatta Hope Support Group, Generation Guiders CBO
16th-18th February Kagongo Community School 5 Kagongo Women's Group
23rd-25th February Tinganga 16 Red Ribbon, Kiambu Cancer Support Group, Happy Grandmothers, Kanya Widows
25th-28th February Ndumberi 6 Ndumberi Compassion Self Help Group
11th March Limuru 19 Kamaru Widows
2nd April Limuru 7 Kiambu Volunteers
3rd April Tinganga 14 Kanya Widows
September Soweto 30 Soweto Women group
November Githogoro 40 Compassion School Parents (FGM Seminar)

FGM Trainings 2015

Girls, boys and adults (mainly women) attending each training

DateLocationGirlsAdults and Boys
16 April Githogoro 50 0
22nd April Karuruma, Embu 20 9
29th April Ndeiya, Limuru 21 0
4th May Igakiramba, Tharaka Nithi 23 47
29th July Excel School 126 106
30th July Lizpal School 138 116
30th July Gladkid School 84 78
13th November Compassion School 100 120
3rd December Tharaka-Nithi 89 31

Our Mission

  • To overcome poverty through education and long-term sustainable development;
  • To advocate for children and women, to release them from economical and social poverty;
  • To enable them to live responsible and fulfilled lives.

Anti-FGM Hotline

0800721080

Compassion Network

The Blessings Womens Group

Blessings Women's Group

Blessings Women's Group is situated on the edge of Githogoro Slum and runs a daycare centre and agricultural projects. Compassion CBO is helping them to register the group with the Kenyan Government.

News & Blogs

Nairobi cancer survivor has hope at last

Margret is among many women Compassion CBO trained in 2015. She has survived breast Cancer 2 times. Now aged 63 years it was in 1993 she underwent total Mastectomy sad enough it had a recurrence in 2013. She was put under adjuvant chemotherapy where she has…