Giving up is Never an Option

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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

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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

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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

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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 »

I Met a Community of Change Makers

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The beauty of humanity endears itself in the little nuances and gestures of concern to the lonely, the destitute and downtrodden. When you bump into a community of change makers such as Strathmore Community Outreach Programme, your life changes and you begin to see life through a lens of compassion. My first experience with COP was the outreach at Brydges ... Read More »

CSC Visit to Kwetu Home of Peace

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On the 23rd of April, a group of students took young street children who have gone through a 3 month rehabilitation program at Kwetu Home of Peace, to their main center in Ruai. The boys were accompanied by Strathmore students who were keen on concluding their mentoring program         Read More »

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