building

Vocational Training

OUR NEW EDUCATION CENTER
Jitegemee has partnered with the Washington, D.C., chapter of
Architecture for Humanity(AfH) to design our new new environmentally sustainable education center
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FORMAL SCHOOLING

Without some form of basic education, many street children have no hope for their future and
end up dying on the pavement, victims of drugs, violent crime and disease.

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Jitegemee, which means “sustain yourself” in Swahili (or Kiswahili), is a partnership between American volunteers and Kenyan educators who work together to address the needs of street children in Machakos, Kenya

Vocational Training

Vocational Training

Some 80 percent of our vocational graduates earn money from their trades

Social Support

Social Support

This social support is critical to keeping them in school