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Thanks from Mama

Thanks from Mama
You, our loyal and loving Happy House friends, are wonderfully kind to our family.You make it possible for our children to have lovely clothes and shoes, the best possible care and...
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Photography expedition

Photography expedition
Mama and Papa are doing all they can to broaden the horizons of the children who have not been outside the Happy House grounds since lockdown began in March.In the last...
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Sharing knowledge

Sharing knowledge
Christone, Mr Chris to our Happy House students, has been teaching some of our older children and teachers how to use video communications app Zoom.Evans who made the video is one...
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Teaching and learning

Teaching and learning
 Yesterday, our blog was about Nasri and how Happy House has changed his life.Today we hear from Michael who is also achieving in life because Happy House gave him a chance....
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A life transformed

A life transformed
Former scholarship student, Nasri, is assisting with home schooling during lockdown.He was one the first students on our scholarship scheme launched in 2014.Then he was living with his grandmother in her...
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School stays out

School stays out
With schools in Kenya likely to remain closed for the rest of the year, children in our family at Happy House will continue with a full programme of home learning.They being...
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Keeping safe

Keeping safe
Happy House has installed new equipment to make it easier for children, staff and essential visitors to wash their hands.As countries around the world emerge from lockdowns, enforced following the outbreak...
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Broadening horizons

Broadening horizons
After months in lockdown some of our children are venturing out of the Happy House to go jogging.We are in a very quiet and safe area so they a staying safe...
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Video stars

Video stars
Meet our four young video stars Abdul, Lesley, Daudi and Edward.these Happy House kids are talking about different types of plants growing our garden that help keep them happy and healthy....
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Pumpkin patch Lucky

Pumpkin patch Lucky
Our Happy House kids are great little gardeners and take a great interest in the plants they grow.And they know that all the vegetables and fruit that are grown are the...
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Victory is Papa's

Victory is Papa's
There's a tree in the Happy House grounds with a sign attached - it reads : Reserved: Leeds United Supporter.It's for Papa Dave only!The proud Yorkshire man has been supporting Leeds...
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Teaching and learning too

Teaching and learning too
Yesterday, our blog was about Nasri and how Happy House has changed his life.Today we hear from Michael who is also achieving in life because Happy House gave him a chance.Now,...
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Treat for our family

Treat for our family
A good friend of our charity, David Wickins, has also joined our sponsor family. David is sponsoring one of our older children, Rukia.And David sent Mama a donation to buy a...
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Ceiling success

Ceiling success
A problem with birds getting in through the makuti roof at Happy House School led to the decision to install ceilings.It was a tough decision for Mama Sue but with the...
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Laundry blowing in the wind

Laundry blowing in the wind
It's a first video from Vidzo. She is a little bit nervous as she tells us about how the poor weather had been making it difficult to dry the washing. But...
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Florence the sports commentator

Florence the sports commentator
Today, Florence turns sports commentator.She introduces us to action on the netball "court "at Happy House.The children had started the morning with a quiz, followed by a tasty snack, before enjoying...
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Making repairs

Making repairs
With a family of 60 children, there are always shoes in need of repairs at Happy House.And Oscar and some of our other older boys have been learning how to mend...
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Sandwich special

Sandwich special
Children living at the Happy House love sandwiches. They're not something local people eat but Mama Sue has introduced them to or kids. The youngsters also help to make the bread,...
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Weekend fun

Weekend fun
In this video Happy House kid, Diana, tells us what the children get up to at weekends.Still in lockdown they are at home all the time but with a routine of...
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Braids of love

Braids of love
When life is normal, our girls are able to go out to have their hair braided.They go in small groups, the older ones taking the littles ones, to some of the...
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