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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HEAL Featured in Saratoga Weekly!

HEAL: RAISING OUR WORLD, ONE CHILD AT A TIME January 23, 2018 | rickmullins Jennifer Musick Wright is the “mum” to more than 45 children in Kenya. It all started 10 years ago when she traveled to Kenya as a sophomore at Wagner College. Wright volunteered...

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12 Days of Christmas Sponsorship Drive!

Sponsoring a child is one of the best ways to help HEAL. To highlight some of the great kids living at HEAL who do not currently have a sponsor, we will be featuring one child each day for the 12 Days of Christmas, December 25 to January 5....

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A Special Message from our Executive Director

Ten years ago, I embarked on my first journey to Kenya. I was a college sophomore, searching for direction. Little did I know my experience would shape my future in such a profound way. It was during that trip, after witnessing the atrocious conditions at...

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10th Anniversary Giving Challenge

Ten years ago, our Founder, Jennifer Musick Wright, embarked on her first journey to Kenya. She was a college sophomore, searching for direction. Little did she know her experience would shape her future in such a profound way. It was during that trip,...

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Clean Water at Rapha Community Center!

A simple thank you will never be enough to express our gratitude for the gift of clean water at Rapha. Life has changed for our community since the well was drilled and the solar pump was installed. Everyone drinks clean water, even our animals! And never...

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2nd Annual Kenya Run

HEAL Raising Our World Foundation, Inc. in partnership with Grace Congregational Church of Rutland, VT is pleased to announce the 2nd Annual Kenya Run, a 5k fun walk/run to benefit HEAL Raising Our World Foundation, Inc. a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit...

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How to Draw a Lion: Reception and Art Sale

September 26, 2017 6-8pm Lily’s Ground Floor Roger Smith Hotel 501 Lexington Avenue at 47th Street New York, NY 10017 All proceeds from this show will go to support these talented young artists.   The Roger Smith Hotel is pleased to present How to...

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Meet Tammy Burden, HEAL Board President!

We are thrilled to announce that Tammy Burden has joined the HEAL team as Board President. Tammy volunteered at Rapha Community Center in 2011, and since then has continued to support the work of HEAL. In preparation for her new role, Tammy joined our...

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Drought Update

Thank you for the incredible outpouring of support we received in regards to the terrible drought in Kenya. We raised over $5,000, which will enable us to provide the children at Rapha Community Center a stable diet for the next few months. While the rains...

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HEAL in Kenya 2017

They painted faces. They colored. They set up a library. They tutored children. They bought new mattresses. They bought food for the Center. They made connections that will last a lifetime. It’s safe to say that our 2017 summer volunteers made the most of...

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Severe Drought Threatens Food Security

Since we launched our Countdown 2 Kenya campaign, we learned from our director in Kenya that a severe drought has resulted in a complete loss of the crops at Rapha Community Center (see featured photo). If we do not replant soon, we will lose 5 months of maize, and...

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