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Good things are always happening at Hekima Place!

Around the world, our supporters help us share our story and promote our mission to save and change the lives of girls in Kenya. If you would like to join us in our efforts, please contact us.


Interview with Jenny Roach – The Ride Home with John and Kathy on Word-FM Pittsburgh (Word-FM Radio Archive for Oct. 16, 2017; interview begins at 1:13:00)

Hekima Place Announces New Executive Director in Kenya (Hekima Place Press Release)

How a Simple Google Search Led One Woman to Take in 85 Girls in Karen, Kenya  (A Plus)

Connecting with Kenya: Concert in Bethel Park benefits African home for girls (Almanac)

#It’s Good to Give: Kate Fletcher (Pittsburgh Post-Gazette)

Pennsylvania family takes supplies to orphans in Kenya (Erie Times-News)

‘Mum Kate’ brings education to Kenyan girls (Pittsburgh Post-Gazette)

Kenya’s Hekima Place celebrates its 10th anniversary (Pittsburgh Post-Gazette)


News from Hekima Place

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Media Inquiries

Members of the media requesting further information or interviews, or those wanting to arrange a visit to Hekima Place in Kenya, please contact Marianne McClain, President, U.S. Board of Directors  or Ashley Lackovich-Van Gorp , U.S. Director of Development.