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Learning from an expert

Learning from an expert
Happy House kid Brian is learning carpentry from our full-time joiner, Uncle Charo.  Uncle Charo, can turn his hand to anything involving woodwork, and here they are installing a ceiling into one...
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Keeping our home beautiful

Keeping our home beautiful
Members of our Happy House family grow up taking a pride in their surroundings. They love their home and its grounds and want it to look its best, so helping to keep it neat and tidy is something they...
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A song for you

A song for you
We Are the World is a favourite song for Husna and Purity.  Written by Michael Jackson and Lionel Richie and released by the supergroup USA for Africa.  The 1985 song was produced to help ra...
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Making memories

Making memories
Every time a sponsor writes, emails or sends a card to their Happy House sponsor child they are helping to make memories.  Not only do they give huge pleasure to the youngsters when they arrive, ...
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Joining our Happy House team

Joining our Happy House team
Happy House kid Evans , who came to us as a small boy, is now a confident young man on the threshold of his career.  Evans, who completed his final KCSE exam this week, will be starting work as a...
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KCPE pass for all our Happy House Year 8

KCPE pass for all our Happy House Year 8
Happy House School has once again scored 100% pass in the Kenya Certificate of Primary Education.  Of our 20 candidates who sat the national examination, three are young people living in our...
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To bring you a smile

To bring you a smile
As our lockdown eases a little in the UK, other countries where our Happy House has also has very good friends are in the grip of tight restrictions. To our children, living in their own big bubble an...
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Smell the flowers with Saidi

Smell the flowers with Saidi
Saidi is one of our keen young gardeners at Happy House. They enjoy growing vegetables that they can eat, but they also like to grow flowers to make the garden look nice.  And as Saidi tell us th...
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Bat and ball

Bat and ball
Our younger children at Happy House enjoy a game of bat and ball in this video.  Being a part of a big family like our own means they always have someone to play with and they soon learn to take ...
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In the pumpkin patch

In the pumpkin patch
With the rains coming, hopefully the sprinklers won't be needed too much in the coming weeks at Happy House.  We meet Edward and friends in the garden today where they are tending the pumpkin pat...
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A game of volleyball

A game of volleyball
Volleyball is a game very much enjoyed by youngsters at the Happy House.  Here Florence introduces us to the two teams playing a friendly match. Judging from the sound of it the supporters were h...
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Thank you Tibberton First School

Thank you Tibberton First School
Small charities like our own have to tighten their budgets ever-harder in times like these. The pandemic is causing problems for so many people that charity is, understandably, often the last thing on...
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A bear incentive

A bear incentive
One of our smallest Happy House kids has a very special incentive to stop sucking his finger. Emmanuel, known to all the family as Oh-Oh, has such a habit of sucking his finger that he's made it sore....
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Charged with a new job!

Charged with a new job!
Brothers Erick and Lucky have taken on the important job of making sure the iPads and tablets at Happy House are charged and ready for use by the other kids. It's nice for the kids to take some tasks ...
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Condolence message to Queen Elizabeth II

Condolence message to Queen Elizabeth II
Mama Sue and Papa Dave led the Happy House family in extending a message of condolence to Queen Elizabeth II on hearing of the death of her husband and consort, His Royal Highness Prince Philip. As Br...
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Tree trimming brings bonus

Tree trimming brings bonus
Trimming back trees in the garden at the Happy House brings a bonus. As you know, we don't let anything that can be used go to waste and wood lopped off the trees has been collected up and is ready to...
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Towering success

Towering success
Tumbling and towering, our young acrobats from Happy House were a huge success when they entertained at the birthday party for Evans and for Papa Dave.  It was a great way to round off a splendid...
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Party bags

Party bags
Birthday party VIPs, Papa Dave and Evans, had the very pleasant task of handing out hoody bags to every Happy House child. Everyone had worked so hard to make their birthdays special that the bags of ...
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Party helpers

Party helpers
Many hand make light work of a hosting a party. Our older youngsters at Happy House are always eager to help and here Florence and some of the girls are busy serving cakes.
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Song for, and from, Evans

Song for, and from, Evans
When the Happy House family sang a Happy Birthday to their much-loved big brother Evans, Mama Sue thought it only fair for Evans to give them a song too. And a very fine job he made of it.
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