Umojacon is Coming!

Mark your calendar for Umojacon, a family festival celebrating Umoja Partnership. On Saturday, August 17, St. Pius X Catholic Church is hosting the party at 7200 Sarto Drive, Indianapolis 46240.  Come enjoy games, music, food and more!

Asante Sana, Sunrise Book Club!

The women of the Sunrise Book Club at St. Luke’s United Methodist Church have been supporting the girls of Umoja Project for many years. These early-risers consistently donate funding to purchase feminine hygiene products for Umoja girls, so that they do not miss days of school each month. Umoja purchases the products locally in western Kenya,…

Let’s go to Kenya!

Our next interfaith group is traveling from Indiana to visit the Umoja Project in a few weeks. Sixteen travelers ranging in age from 16 to 72 are looking forward to spending time with Umoja students, teachers, guardians, and staff. The next interfaith trip is scheduled for February 2020. If you are interested in learning more…

Celebrating Ellen’s Memory

The Umoja family in Kenya gathered Memorial Weekend for Umoja Day to honor the memory of Founder Ellen Daniels-Howell, who passed away two years ago. The day included the grand opening of our new office space in Kenya. The celebration included ten children from each of our 19 partner primary schools, link teachers, head teachers,…

Meet A Leader: Yvonne

Yvonne overcame many challenges to shine as a leader in her school and community. Her father has passed away, and Yvonne lives with her grandma. Her mother abandoned her after remarrying and moving away. She attended Chulaimbo Primary School until 2015 then joined Mawego Girls Secondary School, where she is excelling in her final year.…