Find out what's on our Wish List!

The holidays are fast approaching and CMETrust has put together our Wish List to help you check off your shopping list! And we've created some gift cards so you can present in style! Take a look at our list below, and get your gift card here!

Congrats to our newest graduates!

During challenging times it can seem like we've run out of any good news, but we've got some and are happy to share it with you! On September 25, two our our Post-Secondary Scholars graduated from their programs!

Big congratulations to Daniel Shiraku Akoi who graduated from the University of Nairobi with a BSc. in Biology and Daniel Onyango Shitandi who graduated from the University of Nairobi with a BSc. in Chemistry. 

Along with this great news we wanted to share a few words our graduates sent along to the CMETrust community.


Daniel Shiraku Akoi:

"Being part of CMETrust family has been a blessing to me, and I have learnt a lot of things concerning life through the holiday program activities. Hence this has helped me to handle daily life encounters wisely. As well as not forgetting the interactive sessions I had with the Kenya field reps, the facilitators, fellow scholars and other friends to the organization.

Words cannot express how grateful I am for your support during my education journey."


Daniel Onyango Shitandi:

"I am scripting this letter to convey my honest and genuine gratefulness and appreciation for the support that you have given me both in the field of academics and the field of life. The scholarship was priceless and will definitely help me in my life endeavours, as it has equipped me with the skills in the field of academics and also some of the basic concept on how to handle life.

The monetary help that you gave me enabled me to to pay my learning cost without a single problem and this enabled me to devote most of my time to feed on books and drink knowledge."

Once again a big congratulations fo out graduates and a huge thank you to all of our donors, who make our scholarships, and these opportunities possible. 


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A (News)letter of Appreciation

In these difficult times, it can be hard to feel grateful, even as we come up to Thanksgiving.

But here at CMETrust, we can't help but appreciate the dedication of our scholars, the innovation and leadership of our alumni and Kenyan team, and the generosity of our donors.

We have accomplished so much during this challenging time. It's truly impressive and worth celebrating. In the coming weeks we'll be shining a spotlight on some of the people who have kept us motivated and moving forward through COVID-19, and sharing ways you can help to support them, and ultimately, our scholars.  
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Our August Update is out!

Our August update is here - An update on our scholars, and how Mathare is navigating the pandemic.

Our January newsletter is out!

Our holiday campaign was an amazing success... THANK YOU! Read up on the details and some other great CMETrust news in our latest newsletter:

Only 5 days left to send 5 scholars back to school!

Excitement about back-to-school is universal, but the opportunity to go back to school is not. With CMETrust, you can change this situation.

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It's that time of year again! GCWCC starts today!

Did you know that federal employees can support CMETrust through the Government of Canada Workplace Charitable Campaign (GCWCC)? Just a few dollars per paycheque can make a huge difference to our work.

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August 2017 School Break Program Report

Every holiday we organize activities designed to help our scholars gain meaningful life skills through interaction with experienced facilitators as well as from our alumni who are engaged in different fields of occupation.

This August was not an exception.

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Meet Ketty!

Ketty came to CMETrust with little hope of attending secondary school. Thanks to CMETrust's support, she has completed secondary and post-secondary studies, and is beginning an already-promising career.

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WEunlimited partners with CMETrust to support post-secondary education for women

Since 2016, WEunlimited has donated $6800 to CMETrust, and has pledged further support over the next few years. We're thrilled to have this passionate team supporting our work. 

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