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
You may well have seen the words ‘Back to School’ a lot recently as kids prepared for another year of reading, writing and arithmetic. New uniforms, new shoes, the all-important new pencil case! Well Globalgiving are giving us an opportunity to help send some more kids back to school this September. From the 24th to[...]
The new year is always exciting for us at the transition school, we not only welcome new kids to the project but we also celebrate as the kids we had transition to formal primary education. This year 27 kids out of the 30 chidren have successfully transitioned and Maria is among them. When you meet[...]
Caro is the prefect for Class 5 at the Fountains of Hope primary school. This twelve-year-old entertains no nonsense and her peers call her ‘the governor’. Caro is the youngest of four siblings who lost their parents when Caro was very young. They came to live in Kibera with an aunt who already had three[...]