HELPING A VILLAGE RAISE A CHILD
Thank you for your interest in supporting MRI
Any gift you give will make a direct impact on the lives of children in Mombasa, Kenya.
All donations are used to educate and empower Mombasa children where unemployment in some areas is as high as 60% and the average salary is equivalent to less than $100 per month.
All donations made to MRI are tax deductible. The only compensated staff members are the Executive Director and Girl Power Coordinator (both residing in Kenya).
Not sure how much to donate?!
See below for current Program Costs to gauge what support can look like!
Current Program Costs
Annual primary education (K-8) tuition + full uniform/shoes for one (1) student. $600 for high schooler
Monthly expense to feed two (2) school daily during 9-month school year
Classroom renovations to include painting, cement floors, windows, doors & black board
Annual Computer Labs maintenance including Wi-Fi
Annual expense for feminine hygiene products for Girl Power participants
Annual expense for 300 students to have feminine hygiene products & panties
Boys to Men's bi-weekly enhancement and enrichment programs; 30 boys
Quarterly sponsored soccer tournaments and supplies
Girl Power's bi-weekly enhancement and enrichment programs; 30 girls
4 Special Outings for 30 Girl Power participants including transportation and food
Teacher bonuses at schools MRI supports; Base salary is less than $75/month
Hair Care Program providing 30 girls with professional braiding training + location fees