Summer of service

September 6th, 2019|

Thanks to YOU, Daraja girls get the gift of free education. So when school is out, Daraja girls “pay” for their scholarships by giving back to their communities.

Saving Lives with Science

July 10th, 2019|

The design for a simple hand pump is getting Sofia, form 4, international attention. She knows the daily struggle of trying to draw enough water for a family, especially when a public borehole dries up or a complicated pump stops working. She's come up with a simple solution for those without technical knowledge and limited materials.


June 20th, 2019|

On Saturday, June 15th, Daraja Academy decorated campus and celebrated its 10th anniversary with over 300 people. The day was filled with cultural performances, speeches, and an exciting harambee (fundraiser) that ended with an impromptu dance party and an enormous dinner.

Mimi ni Daraja

May 30th, 2019|

Mercy from the newest Daraja class shares her excitement about being at Daraja and expresses her sincere desire that other girls will have the same opportunity she did.

Daraja Update!

April 30th, 2019|

D Did you know that in Kenya, there is only 1 dentist to every 378,000 people? Drs. Peter Loomer and Yvonne Biuschi from New York University Dental are trying to help. For 10 years,

New form 1’s!

March 12th, 2019|

It’s only been 1 month since our newest form 1s arrived, but they are already settled into campus life. It’s amazing to see how much passion they have for Daraja already!