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Wednesday
Dec092015

Together we are making an impact!


MargaretWhile walking to school, Margaret was attacked by a hyena... yes a hyena! After surgery and healing she was more determined than ever to get her education. When Margaret graduated from Staff of Hope’s Oloile High School, she had the highest grades in her class. On December 4, 2015, Margaret will graduate with a degree in Business Administration, specializing in accounting/finance, from a very reputable university in Nairobi. It is Margaret’s hope that with her degree she can help others in her community as well as to be a positive role model for other girls.

Esther had to walk 5 miles, twice a day, every day to get water for her family in the same stream that goats and cows drank from. Staff of Hope’s drill rig came to her community, drilled a well, constructed a water tower, built two troughs for the animals, and piped water to irrigate fields so crops could be grown. Now Esther and her community have clean, easily accessible water and they are all healthier and better able to care for themselves. 


In rural Kenya, there is much to overcome. Yet with the determined spirits of Kenya and the generous hearts of Staff of Hope donors, we are making an impact! 


The Oloile High SchoolStaff of Hope has been a 501(c)3 non-profit since 2001. Please donate, continuing our partnership, to help our neighbors in East Africa become more self-sustaining. Monetary contributions are tax-deductible as allowed by the law. For your convenience, we have enclosed a pre-addressed envelope to mail in your donations. Please consider giving not only an annual gift but also making a recurring gift online. Please also share this letter with your church, school, or business. 


As you give please consider the impact your gift will make:
$30 - Clean water to a family for a month
$75 - Goat helps a family be self-sustaining
$100 - Teacher’s salary for a month
$175 - Cow helps a family be self-sustaining
$400 - Boarding a student at our school for a year
$1,000 - High Impact Team Member (Funds go to most critical need making a significant impact toward self-sustainability)
$5,000 Constructing the next needed building at our school

Children of KimanaGIFT MATCHING: A long-time donor will match donations up to $5,000 until the end of 2015. Please consider giving an extra $10 or more to help us meet this challenge.

Thank you! Together we are making an impact!

With grateful hearts, 
The Board of Directors 

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