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Since 1961 the Foundation has initiated a number of projects. Below is a list of projects that have successfully been carried out by our foundation.

ToT: Training of Trainers

Kianda Foundation has been running a project using the Trainer of Trainers (TOT) model since 2003 targeting rural women surrounding Nairobi. The aim of the project is to empower women through basic business training with [...]

The Ridges Study Center

The Ridges Study Center is a new project that is under establishment in Nyeri. The project has been set up to promote the all-round development of women and girls which is in line with the [...]

KIANDA SECRETARIAL COLLEGE

Kianda College was the Foundation’s pilot project established in 1961 as an institution for Secretarial and Business Studies and became the first multi-racial college of its kind in Pre-Independence Kenya. Thus the history of Kianda [...]

KIANDA SCHOOL

Kianda Foundation opened Kianda School as a result of numerous requests from past students of Kianda College. The Foundation aims at promoting the educational, professional, cultural and spiritual welfare of women in Kenya. It achieves [...]

KIBONDENI COLLEGE

Kibondeni is a college of catering and hospitality aimed at equipping young women from all over Kenya with the technical and human skills required to pursue a career in the hospitality industry. Kibondeni College was [...]

TIGONI STUDY CENTER

Tigoni Study Centre, a project by our Foundation, that offers people from all walks of life the opportunity to develop humanly, culturally and spiritually through a variety of activities which run throughout the year. This [...]

KIMLEA GIRLS TRAINING CENTER

Located in Kiambu District, between Kiambaa and Tigoni, Kimlea is surrounded by tea estates with villages of tea pickers, as well as families living off small holdings at subsistence level. In an effort to promote [...]

KIMLEA CLINIC

Kimlea Clinic, located on the grounds of Kimlea Technical Training Centre, provides medical care to the laborers in the tea plantations and environs. It started as a medical assistance program, at a time when many [...]

TEWA TRAINING CENTER

Tewa is an educational project located at the Coast, in Kuruwitu, Kilifi District. It was officially inaugurated on 2nd February 2010. There has been little development in the area around Tewa; people live at subsistence [...]

FAIDA GIRLS CLUB

Faida is a youth center established in 1977 for primary and secondary school girls. It provides facilities for study, interlaced with cultural, social and spiritual formation. Teenage and adulthood come with many challenges, and Faida, [...]

FANUSI STUDY CENTER

Fanusi was established in 1987 for university women opposite the University of Nairobi Main Campus on a one-acre plot donated by the Kenya Government. Fanusi is the Swahili name for the lantern hanging at the [...]

JAHAZI CONFERENCE CENTER

Jahazi Conference Centre is situated in Kuruwitu in Kilifi District, 1.5KM from Tewa Training Centre. It has been in operation since the year 2002 offering conference facilities for seminars all year round. The capacity for [...]

WANJOHI FARM

Wanjohi Farm (Ol Kalao) for the IDPs At the end of 2007, Kenyans went through the electoral process to vote in their leaders but afterward, mayhem was experienced all over the country due to disputes [...]

WHAT’S MORE?

As the institutions started by Kianda Foundation continued to grow, it became expedient to decentralize the administration of some projects, to ensure that they are efficiently and effectively run, and continue to meet the purpose for which they were established. Nurisha Trust, an off-shoot of Kianda Foundation, has taken over the administration and management of Technical Training Projects.

Projects managed by Nurisha Trust include: