The impacts of COVID-19 in Kenya have fallen disproportionately on young girls.

The 10-month school shutdown last year has in part contributed to a staggering increase in child pregnancies, certainly one of the pandemic’s most devastating outcomes.

In these troubling times, Edmund Rice Catholic Education Centre in Embulbul unveiled CLC House, a small hostel dedicated to housing vulnerable female students. Located onsite at the ERCEC school, CLC House was made possible through the support of Catholic Ladies’ College and Edmund Rice Foundation Australia.

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Best Foot Forward 2021

We’re asking for your help so that SHE can put HER best foot forward.

Since the outbreak of COVID-19, violence against women and girls has intensified.

The opportunity to gain education and skills is the key to HER long-term empowerment.

Our goal is to raise $150,000 in 24 hours on the 12th November 2021, so that disadvantaged women and girls can have access to opportunity through education.

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