Where we act
"The Mathare slum is a region in the north-eastern part of Nairobi and is next to Kibera (Nairobi), not just the second biggest slum in Kenya, but in whole east Africa. A census in 2006 estimated, that around 600,000 people lived in Mathare, with rising tendency due to overpopulation and high birth rates. Even more frightening about this number was the estimated number of around 100,000 street children living in Mathare slum."
Who we are
"The chosen vessel’s organization is a community based organization that identifies, mobilizes and channels all the available resources for socio-economic empowerment and development. The group of fourteen people try to provide assistance in terms of life skills, information provision and humanitarian work such as psychological meetings and workshops. The organization see a lot of potential, especially in the younger generation that is just unreleased due to the fatal circumstances the youth has to suffer with."