Apply today for our 2022 High School Scholarships

The Deadline for applications is April 1, 2022 

Application forms are available at the CMETrust Mathare office. 


CMETust Coffe Chat - Recording now available

On Sunday, December 5th, CMETrust hosted a Canada-Kenyan Coffee Chat to share some updates with donors and supporters. The event was part of our annual Holiday Campaign to fundraise for education in Mathare. This year our goal is to raise $15K for 15 scholarships.

The recording is now available and you can check it out here!

 

 


Our Back To School Campaign is On Now!

It's September already and our Back To School Campaign is on!

Read more about how to Donate, and find updates on our scholars in our latest Newsletter.

 

 


A Reflection on Mandela Day

CMETrust Co-Founder Titus Kuria penned this reflection about Human Rights and Education champion Nelson Mandela, and how we can - and must - carry on his legacy of fighting for the education rights of all. 

 

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Latest Newsletter: We're on the Air!

CMETrust's Tapestry 2030 Podcast Episode

CMETrust was selected to be part of the Ontario Council for International Cooperation (OCIC) innovative podcast series Tapestry 2030.

Our episode features Titus Kuria, Victoria Sheppard, Esther Njenga, Jecinta Akoth, Jesse Jacktone and Emmanuel Angwenyi. They reflect on their cross-cultural team’s commitment to providing educational scholarships and life-skills programming for young people living in Mathare - the second largest informal settlement in Nairobi, Kenya.  Find the episode transcript here.

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Podcast: Championing Education in Kenya

It's up!

 

Our episode of the OCIC Tapestry 2030 podcast series is live! Check it our here:

https://www.buzzsprout.com/1597249/7461190-championing-education-in-kenya

 


Blue Monday? We've got a dance for that!

The third Monday in January, often called Blue Monday, can be a prime time for the winter blahs to kick in. But thanks to our CMETrust scholars and Alumni, we've got just the antidote... the Jerusalema Dance Challenge!

These videos are sure to bring some joy to your Blue Monday... and keep scrolling to see a video of some CMETrust Board members who were so inspired by our scholars and alumni that they gave it a go themselves!

Dance Break #1 CMETrust Secondary Scholars

 

Dance Break #2 CMETrust Post-Secondary Scholars and Alumni

(Via Facebook)

 

Dance Break #3 CMETrust Board Members


Meet Esther

Meet Esther, one of our Kenyan Field Representatives doing amazing work to support our scholars through the ongoing COVID pandemic.

Meet Daniel

Daniel, a CMETrust Alumnus and recent graduate from the University of Nairobi, shares what CMETrust Alumni are doing to support current scholars during COVID-19 and his hopes for the organization's future. 


Meet June

Form 2 Student, June talks with us about studying at home during the pandemic, and the value CMETrust holds for her. 

 



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