The Bounds of Freedom

_DSC0273

A few months ago, I joined the Community Outreach Programme with an aim of making a change in the society. Within the short time, I have participated in two activities, the first was at Wings of Compassion where we got to visit teenage mothers. It was somewhat shocking to see the challenges people my age are undergoing and I thought ... Read More »

Building a Team of Service Warriors

IMG_6678

The team building was this simple yet potent statement. One could feel the excitement that was in the air as we all anticipated the day’s activities. The first activity of the day was an Amazing Race, for which we were split into teams. The first obstacle was quickly undertaken and off the teams went to the next pit stop. For ... Read More »

Giving up is Never an Option

IMG_4493

My time at Community Outreach Programme will be one of my major highlights during my time at  Strathmore University. Working with a well disposed team of COP members in mentoring as well  as helping in daily chores, our visit to rehabilitated street children at Kwetu Home of Peace, Ruai,  was an amazing way to take a break from books and ... Read More »

Gratitude is the Attitude

_MG_4325

So, this has been my first activity with COP Strathmore since I joined a few days back and really it was a moment to treasure. Being a new student it gave me an opportunity to make new friends from COP as well as the ladies and kids we met at the activity. I didn’t feel alone for one instant as we worked ... Read More »

Kindness Has no Price

_MG_6403

I was once told that the greatest gift one could give was kindness; It has no price. I never thought that true till I became part of Strathmore Community Outreach program. In particular, I would like to highlight the previous activity on 19th November to Kwetu home of Peace in Ruai. From the name, one immediately sensed belonging. The home ... Read More »

Christmas Bucket Challenge

Christmas Bucket Challenge

It is never too early to get into the Christmas mood. The Christmas Bucket Challenge Volume II is here with us. We are calling out on students from all classes to actively engage with us and give a needy family a Christmas worth celebrating. All you have to do is to rally your classmates to donate and win yourselves a class team-​building. ... Read More »

An Eye Opener

1620776_10152594582929062_646364295_n

This past Saturday, a group of Community Outreach Programme volunteers paid a visit to Sister’s of Charity, a center for disabled persons, located in Lang’ata. For two of the volunteers, this was their first time to take part in our activities. This is what they had to say about their experience… The experience at the center opened my eyes to a ... Read More »

Scroll To Top