End poverty, Transform Lives, Restore Hope
The Turning Point Trust is a Christian charity that exists to empower the vulnerable children and families of Kibera, Kenya by creating opportunities for them to reach their full God-given potential.
We help children return to school. We provide quality education in the heart of the slum.We support children through secondary school & vocational training
Support a Child in School
£35 per month sponsors a place in our primary school enabling a child from Kibera to receive a quality education. This amount covers their tuition and daily meals, learning resources, extra-curricular activities and school trips.
Meet Turning Point
In April 2002 we took a trip to Kenya to meet up with Kariuki, Pastor & Eunice and finalise plans. These were pre-mobile phone times, only very poor dial-up email, so it was difficult to communicate with them when we weren't actually there. Shortly after we landed (more…)
When I was in campus I took a class on Poverty and development and one definition of poverty that has remained with me is that poverty is the denial of freedom to choose. This is a quote from (more…)
Having been a Trustee since spring 2021, it was with huge excitement that I travelled to Nairobi to visit the projects and people of The Turning Point Trust for the first time, as part of a team of 8 from the UK (Directors, Trustees, and friends). During the week, we had the privilege to visit[...]