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Here’s to unexpected adventures

Here’s a story for you this Christmas season. I have always planned and hoped and prayed for 2 kids, especially getting married in my late...
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New Students!

As Kenyan schools finally get fully back on track after years of pandemic disruptions, we have been eagerly anticipating our next group of Ndoto sponsored...
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Peer Pressure, Role Models, and Mentorship

Way back in 2012, Ndoto began to sponsor a local soccer team in Obunga. It wasn't a big initiative, but there have always been a...
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What God Has Done

Sometimes we have to stop and appreciate what God has done. Through your generous contributions over the years (we're coming up on our 13th anniversary),...
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Faith Growing

by Fred Sadia High school girls are not much different around the world, and it wouldn't be uncommon for parents to say that their daughters...
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A Visit to Kenya

Pastor Oscar Benavides and his wife Jen were ministers at Prince of Peace in Carrollton, where both Ndoto founder Allison Schlack and Director of Operations...
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Memorial Playground

Sandy (middle) and Allison (right) This story begins long before Ndoto was founded. Our director, Allison Schlack, and her family were close friends and Baylor-watching...
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Ndoto Community Church’s Big Dream

by Pastor Fred Sadia At the heart of the Obunga community, a big dream was born, and the dreamers could not keep calm, because the...
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Bless The Lord

by Fred Sadia Bless the Lord, for his mercy endures forever,Bless the Lord, for his mighty endeavors,Bless the Lord, for his greatest treasure,His son Jesus...
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Negative Effects of Peer Pressure

by Mercy Gemini Peer pressure has become a well-known social issue around the world, especially for teenagers. Teens who grow up comparing themselves to their...
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Another Chance

by Susan Mandera Achilla has overcome more obstacles than most to get where she is now. As an orphan and the oldest of 5, life...
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Arsons in High School

Effects of a Spate of Arson Attacks on Kenyan Secondary Schools: A Case Study of Effie, Evans, and Josephine by Mercy Gemini In recent years...
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