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
Peter joined our Transition Class in 2018. He had dropped out of his previous school because his mum couldn’t afford the fees. Unfortunately, the small private school in Kibera he had been attending had not paid attention to whether he was actually learning. When he joined Transition, he had to go back three school years[...]
Every other Monday, 12-year-old Jered joins his friends at the library after school. They meet for a joint mentor session with Coach Brian. Jered loves talking about football with his friends. He never thought about how he could apply what he learned on the pitch to the rest of his life. Like on the pitch,[...]
This question was our starting point as we talked about our vision for the kids we work with in Kibera. We had gathered the team at our School Transition Programme who prepare children to return to school. We talked about wanting our children to be healthy and happy, to be confident, to be kind to[...]