Category Archives: HCF News

  • Spring 2017 Newsletter

    Spotlight on Felicity Kanini Felicity is a bright, outgoing young lady. She was born in 2001 and entered our home in August 2008. Felicity currently attends Gikumene Girls school as a boarding student. She is in Form 2, the US equivalent of sophomore. She is one of the friendliest youngsters to ever grace the home. […]

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  • Fall 2016 Newsletter

    Our newsletter is back! Read our latest issue here and find out more about the children, their progress and the home.

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    Edith Kanana: Moving on, Moving up

    Edith came to Hope Children’s Fund’s Jerusha Mwiraria Children’s Home in 2011, worked her way through Gikumene Primary School and is now attending high school at the Kaaga Girls Secondary School. When classes are not in session, she returns to the children’s home. Edith was born on May 11, 2000, and her goal is to […]

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    News from Jerusha Mwiraria Children’s Home

    Established by Larry Hohler, an American, and Joseph Kirima, a Kenyan, more than a decade ago, the Jerusha Mwiraria Children’s Home currently serves as a refuge and beacon of hope for seventy-nine orphans in the city of Meru in the African country of Kenya. While serving as the home’s director, Mr. Kirima has become a […]

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  • Spring 2016 Newsletter

    Welcome to what we hope is just the first of many issues of the Hope Children’s Fund E-newsletter. This publication is offered in the hope that increasing awareness of the Hope Children’s Fund Board’s activities, as well as introducing you to the children of Jerusha Mwiraria Children’s Home and their everyday concerns and issues, will […]

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    October 2015 Visit

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    Special Delivery!

    The books have arrived! The Global Club at Shoreham Wading River High School on Long Island sent a shipping container of books to the Jerusha Mwiraria Hope Children’s Home last year. They were recently distributed to local Primary Schools.

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    Cake, Coffee & Crafts

    $20 tax-deductible donation is suggested

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    Trip to Kenya – Anna Johnson

    Anna Johnson and her father Lew, spent Christmas at Hope Children’s Home installing a water purification system that is part of Anna’s master’s thesis in Public Health.

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    Betty Gakii

    Big news from Hope Children’s Home!   Betty Gakki, who came to the Home when she was 15 , has graduated from Chuka University, gotten married, and begun teaching at a secondary school in Meru. Betty is among the first young people in our care to complete her education and begin her life as a self-sufficient […]

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