Digital Skills

Digital Skills

This long vacation Kickstart Kilifi has embarked on giving a life changing opportunity journey to a few underprivileged children in Kilifi by training them on digital skills. As Benedict XVI once said “No one is so poor that they cannot give something.” Despite the lack of enough resources we are thrilled to have turned our […]

Community surprise!

Community surprise!

We were privileged to have our founder as the Chief Guest during the 7th Graduation Ceremony at Kilifi South Star Academy-KISSA on the 26th October 2018. It is a move that caught many parents, guardians and visitors in attendance when they realized the slim looking young man was the Chief Guest. Taking into account the […]

Motivational Talks at Kidemu Primary

Motivational Talks at Kidemu Primary

We had an inspiring Motivational talk at Kidemu Primary School earlier today. It is at this School where our Founder learnt how to read and write and today he was there to motivate and inspire this year’s candidates to follow his footsteps and become good role models to their juniors. “No one can stop you […]

Launching of Building with Books Project

Launching of Building with Books Project

We launched our inaugural Building with Books club in Mitangani Secondary school, in Bamba ward on the 10th September 2018. The school is located 60km in the interior part of Kilifi Town, and about 20km from Bamba Trading center). We shared literature books (Both English and Swahili) with the school. The books will be used […]

Kickstart Kilifi receives TPP Grant

Kickstart Kilifi receives TPP Grant

The Kickstart Kilifi would like to thank the Pollination Project for their generosity to award us a grant to support our, “building with books project.” This grant will enable Kickstart Kilifi purchase literature books and ICT equipment to be used by our underprivileged children in Kilifi County/State to enrich their comprehension and mastery of both […]

DOT Kenya National Pitching Competition

DOT Kenya National Pitching Competition

Dear Friends of Kickstart Kilifi, Kickstart Kilifi was represented at the DOT Kenya Social Innovation/Enterprise National pitching competition held on the 17th August 2018 in Nairobi, Kenya. It was a competition that brought together five youths who triumphed at their respective regional pitching competitions to represent each of the 8 former provinces/regions in Kenya. Although […]

Social innovations in Kenya

Social innovations in Kenya

Yesterday was the presentation day for the Digital Opportunity Trust Kenya (https://kenya.dotrust.org/) Coast Region pitching competition. It was a day where Great ideas were pitched by young social innovators and entrepreneurs. Their zeal and passion to make the world a better place is breathtaking. Kickstart Kilifi was not left behind either, our founder, Henry Mkare […]

Mentorship at Godoma

Mentorship at Godoma

As Kenya turns fifty five, Kickstart Kilifi celebrated Kenya’s birthday with form four (grade 12) students at Godoma Secondary School (Bamba, Kilifi County). It was a day full of interactive activities with our mentor-ship team of volunteers covering the following areas: Learning styles, Career guidance, Goal setting, Motivation and Time management. It was a day […]