Nov
25

Faida joins the Footprints Family

The Footprints Family welcomes Faida. He has joined along with his brothers Elvis and Geoffrey and his sister Miriam. Faida was very poorly when he joined our Footprints Family but is recovering well and making friends He has made close friends with young Sammy. The two can often be seen playing together. 
Nov
25

Baby Geoffrey joins the Footprints Family

Geoffrey has joined the Footprints Family along with sister Miriam and brothers Elvis and Faida. He was four months old when he joined us and weighed only two kilos. Some of the pictures below show him before he joined us and you can also see in just a few short weeks the difference Footprints has made to this tiny babies life.  
Nov
25

Miriam joins the Footprints Family

Miriam has joined the Footprints family along with her siblings Elvis, Faida and baby Geoffrey 
Nov
25

Elvis has joined The Footprints Family

We welcome Elvis to the Footprints Family. He has arrived with 3 siblings Miriam, Faida and baby Geoffrey.  All the children arrived in poor health but has you can see from his smile in the photo he is very happy to be at Footprints. 
Oct
31

Make the Footprints children smile again this christmas

Do any of you use Amazon UK? Did you know that Amazon have created a site called Amazon Smile that donates money for charity when you purchase through it. It works in exactly the same way as Amazon (Its run by Amazon) but it allows a nominated charity of your choice to receive 0.5% of all eligible purchases. You can nominate The Footprint...
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Oct
27

A Gift from Germany

Today The Footprints Family have received a special gift from Germany. Vital supplies for Baby Geoffrey. We would like to thank Theresia and Patrick for their support and kind gift. This is much appreciated at this difficult time. If you feel you could help to support the Footprints Family by donating as much as you can please click the donate butt...
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Oct
24

New children arrive at Footprints

As you may have recently read there have been huge operational changes at The Footprints Family recently, but we wanted to let you know we are still involved with rescuing vulnerable children within our community.  Please meet Elvis, Miriam, Johnathan and Baby Geoffrey........ These four children have been living with their mother and grandmot...
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Oct
22

The World is changing and Footprints is too......

Footprints is changing the way we look after children in Kenya. Why we are doing this and how we are going to set about it is explained in the bulletin below. Sorry its so long, but we have been working hard on these changes and there is a lot to tell you. But don't worry, we are still going to achieve the same objectives that w...
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Oct
14

Huge thank you from Footprints

We have just learnt of yet another fundraiser and thought we could share the achievement and a few photos Louise has completed the Adidas City Run in Islington. She raised an impressive £140 If you have recently done a fundraiser for Footprints please let us know and we can share the news
Sep
23

Footprints helps the community get COVID vaccines

We have some amazing news ..We are now offering our local community the opportunity to receive their first COVID vaccination. The people came to our home whereby we have essential WIFI for MOH registration, they were transported to a COVID vaccination centre in Kinondo 18kms away where they received their vital first dose. We will continue to ...
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Sep
17

MAKE A MONTHLY DONATION

You can make a monthly donation using our Standing Order Form should this be your preferred method of payment.
Sep
17

COME TO THE FOOTPRINTS FAMILY BIG QUIZ

Enter your text here ... We are bringing back in-person Footprints' fundraising events after the long months of the Pandemic. We don't believe that the time is right yet for the Annual Ball but we think that a seated-affair, like a quiz, can be done in a way that satisfies everybody from a Covid-secure perspective. Can you come along and support us...
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Aug
30

Reuniting with family ...

Here at The Footprints Family we not only provide a secure safe and loving home for our rescued vulnerable children but we are constantly trying to find family and relatives. We now have an aftercare programme in place that Mama Kerry and the Social Workers are involved with, trying to reintegrate children back with family. UNICEF has, for a w...
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Aug
20

Gifts from the Uk

As you have probably all seen Mama Kerry has recently returned to Kenya from the UK when she left she managed to take some much needed supplies donated by our lovely Footprints supporters. We have been struggling to get supplies out to Footprints as no volunteers are able to visit at the moment. Here are some photos of the children playing and lear...
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Aug
20

Good news from Footprints

After four months of being in hospital away from The Footprints Family Kilonzo is finally home. He has been on an incredible journey and bravely endured the unknown. Look at him now towering above our Social Worker William, it is incredible to see.  We look forward to seeing you on the Football field once again Kilonzo We would like to thank a...
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Aug
18

Urgent Plea from Mama Kerry

A huge hello from Mama Kerry here at Footprints in Kenya.  Firstly, I hope you are safe and well throughout this pandemic. I have been stranded in the UK since May but arrived back in Kenya a few weeks ago. It clearly has been an unprecedented time for everyone.  Last year the Footprints Orphanage Trustees wrote to all our wonderful suppo...
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Jul
21

We have some exciting news ....

The Footprints Family have collaborated with Mind Ya Gratitude who are a small independent company  created by two mums, Claire and Tanja in lockdown .This company produce eco-friendly Bags for Life and T Shirts with positive messages not only for the ones who own them but also for those that see them. They want to spr...
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Jul
14

Our 'Little ones' experiencing Footprints sustainability

Check out our lovely little ones experiencing our Footprints Family sustainability with Uncle Robert. There is nothing like a 'hands on' experience to help develop important life skills and you can see by the smiles the children love it. We have chickens so the children can get involved in collecting eggs we use in the home, we have cows who p...
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Jun
16

Update on Kolonzo

Good Morning everyone our Social Worker travelled recently to Portreitz where Kolonzo is being treated for his knocked knees condition. He met with the physiotherapist who suggested Kolonzo will need about another two weeks of treatment before he can be discharged. Kolonzo is responding well to the physiotherapy and his bones are knitting together ...
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Jun
11

Mama Kerry's 'Fun' Triathlon

You may have already seen Mama Kerry has been stranded for the time being in the UK  as Kenya is one of the countries on our 'Red' list.  As it is 4000 miles to Kenya from here by plane she thought she would do a fundraiser by holding a 'Fun' Triathlon where she, the Footprints children and anyone else who would like to don...
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