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
Meet Delina, a fun-loving and happy young girl. She’s the firstborn of three children and lives with her mother. Delina’s father left home during the COVID-19 outbreak, deserting the family when her mother was expecting a baby. During the Christmas holidays, Delina’s mother gave birth then later began experiencing complications. This left Delina no choice[...]
The Class 4 students were bouncing with excitement waiting for Teacher Esther to call out the next item. “A red book!” she calls, and the children turn running, leaping down from the playground to search for a red book. A few minutes later, the winning child skidded to a halt on the dusty playground shouting[...]
As the pandemic continues to affect many in the world, the number of children who are likely to experience loss and trauma is increasing. With schools closed across Kenya, more children are subjected to child labour, early marriages, child pregnancies, abuse and domestic violence. Schools are starting to reopen and bearing in mind how difficult[...]