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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

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

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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Our New Website thanks Chris & Christone

Many thanks to Chris Franklin & our web master Christone Ruwa we now have a brand new website with many new features. We will be putting on new features every week. Please feed back your comm...
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Rotary Club of South Ribble, Lancashire

Rotary Club of South Ribble, Lancashire, England, UKRotary worldwide has 1.2million members and is present in over 200 countries. Most towns and cities throughout the world will have at leas...
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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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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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