$40 (sh.4,000) per child/month or $480 (sh.48,000) per child/year. See more details on Child Sponsorship page.
MONTHLY RENT FOR LEASED PROPERTY
For the Children’s Center (Orphanage), cost $600 (sh.60,000) per month
MACECALL-OWNED FARM DEVELOPMENT
Installation of a solar powered irrigation system on our 13-acre farm to enable us grow food throughout the year. Cost $3,000 (sh.300,000)
FARM AND FIELD TRANSPORT
A motorcycle for running farm errands and food transport. Cost $1,500 (sh.150,000)
A 4WD Double Cabin pick-up for field work and farm produce transport -cost $20,000 (sh.2 Million)
REPAIRS, RENOVATION AND EQUIPPING OF THE CHILDREN’S CENTER
The children’s center (orphanage) is located on a property that is leased for 10 years until 2029. Repairs, partitioning of dormitories and equipping of the current premises to make them hospitable and child-friendly. Cost $5,500 (sh.550,000)
2 water tanks of 10,000 litres each for water harvesting and storage. Cost $1,600 (sh.160,000)
REPAIR AND EQUIPPING OF STUDENT HOSTEL
The student hostel is located on land owned by Macecall and is being used as an income generating project – renting out hostel space for college students. Cost $5,000 (sh.500,000)
A 32-seater minibus to transport of children to church, school, and other engagements. Cost $30,000 (sh.3 million)
Currently laundry for all 50 children is hand-washed. A washing machine would help us use time more efficiently to meet other needs of the children. Cost $1,000 (sh.100,000)
PURCHASE OF LAND FOR MACECALL VILLAGE
Land to put up a permanent home for the children – target 20 acres at $200,000 (sh.20 million)
Join Us in Our Work
Donations from Kenya can be made through MPESA (+254 7224 90158) or swift code. Contact Alfred for more information.
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