Empower a Child seeks to bring confidence
and self-sustainability to children of East Africa

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It was Beautiful

Amidst, the red muddy streets of the slums and the traffic in center of town Nairobi, Kenya is full of beauty. Hear the beauty Kimberly experienced serving in Kenya

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The Lord’s will prevails

Kristin narrates how strong the bond between a child and sponsor can be as she returns to visit her child, Gerald.

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We gave Zirobwe their school back

Empower a Child has bought Zirobwe's primary school and given it back to the rightful owners: the community.

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How we empowered communities in 2013

340 children received vacation bible school

380 lives transformed by sponsorship

2,520 treated in medical missions

111 overseas volunteers helped empower East Africa