About the Center

    The Kakenya Center for Excellence seeks to empower and motivate young girls through education to become agents of change and to break the cycle of destructive cultural practices in Kenya such as female genital mutilation and early forced marriage. Learn more »

    TED Talk: My Journey to Start a School for Girls in Kenya

    Donations matched dollar for dollar through the end of 2014!

    An anonymous donor is generously matching dollar-for-dollar all contributions—up to a total of $100,000—made to Kakenya Center for Excellence before the end of 2014.


    Your tax-free donation helps provide Kenyan girls with a safe learning environment that will help them realize their potential and become Kenya’s inspiring leaders of tomorrow. Now through the end of 2014, all donations, up to a total of $100,000 will be matched dollar for dollar!