WELCOME
HEAL was founded in 2007 after our Executive Director, Jennifer Musick Wright, traveled to Kenya to volunteer at an orphanage. After witnessing the issues facing children, she knew she had to do something to help. Almost 10 years later, her determination, perseverance and the support of so many individuals and organizations have resulted in the creation of a community of people who are committed to helping as many children in need as possible. The problems facing our world can be overwhelming, but, if we each do our part, we can make the world a better place.

OUR
MISSION

HEAL is a faith-based, 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization committed to raising our world, one child at a time. We recognize that poverty and disease have forced innocent children to live in unbearable conditions. HEAL seeks to design and implement progressive models for orphanages that encompass the four characteristics of HEAL: Health, Education, Ample Nutrition and Love.

Health: Every child has the right to proper health care.

Education: Every child has the right to a quality education.

Ample Nutrition: Every child has the right to a balanced diet.

Love: Every child has the right to be loved.

Did You Know?

  • There are an estimated 153,000,000 orphans in the world. (UNICEF)
  • There are more than 34 million orphans in sub-Saharan Africa. (UN)
THE IMPACT

At Rapha Community Center in Nyahururu, Kenya…

We care for 45 orphans and vulnerable children.
We provide a quality education to 80 students.
We employ 15 people from the local community.

The support we receive from our donors, sponsors, and volunteers has made a difference. Let’s keep going!

GET INVOLVED

There are so many ways for you to join us. Every hour spent volunteering,
every dollar donated, will make a difference.

DONATE

We depend on your donations to care for the children at Rapha Community Center.
DONATE

SPONSOR

Provide monthly support so we can ensure that every child at Rapha will thrive.
SPONSOR

VOLUNTEER

Raise money, volunteer in Kenya…Give your time to help the children in Kenya.
VOLUNTEER

Inspiration

“Give them not only your care…but also your heart.” – Mother Teresa

RECENT NEWS

Here’s the latest news from HEAL.

How to Draw a Lion: Art Auction and Party

Please join us for an art auction and party featuring paintings created by the children at Rapha Community Center in Kenya through the art education program How to Draw a Lion. Friday, November 16, 2018  6:00pm - 9:00pm The Adelphi Hotel, 365 Broadway,...

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Rapha Continuing Education Fund

Patrick(left) and Ezekiel(right) are officially the first students from Rapha Secondary School headed to University this August! Patrick will be pursuing a degree in tourism and hotel management. Ezekiel will be pursuing a degree in business. We are so...

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CONTACT US

CONTACT US

Phone:
802-558-0139

Email:
jennifer@healraisingourworld.org

Mailing Address:
PO Box 452, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866

How to Draw a Lion: Art Auction and Party

How to Draw a Lion: Art Auction and Party

Please join us for an art auction and party featuring paintings created by the children at Rapha Community Center in Kenya through the art education program How to Draw a Lion. Friday, November 16, 2018  6:00pm - 9:00pm The Adelphi Hotel, 365 Broadway,...