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Just be a Child
inspires Kenyan children to read by creating and supporting community run libraries made from 40ft shipping containers
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Just be a Child 18h
Our youngest Saturday Clubbers let their imagination loose on decorating some of our blandest gift bags. I will find it very hard to part with these. Thank you girls.
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Just be a Child Apr 19
Saturday Clubbers are speeding through the last few activities so they can be packed too. But while doing the pompoms they all reminisced about when they were 6.... Wonderful memories. 🤣
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Just be a Child Apr 15
JBAC is making a real impact! 😍 - In this issue celebrate with us the achievements of our children on the sports field and the fact that we are slowly being recognised for our unique, encouraging and...
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Just be a Child Apr 11
'I had never been to a library before now. It's amazing experience.' said Ashanti from Malalani while visiting Chidzangoni. Soon she will have her own library to visit. 😊
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Just be a Child Apr 6
Chidzangoni sports day was spectacular. We had over 50 kids that turned up. We all had lots and lots of fun. We did different games such as apple biting in water, sack race, tag of war, athletics and much more. The...
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Just be a Child Apr 4
Thank you all for coming to our bi-annual quiz night. We've made enough money to send 300 books to our libraries in Kenya.
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Just be a Child Mar 30
Ann might be back in the UK getting cold with the rest of us, but the crafts are continuing and everyone is king and queen of the jungle....
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Just be a Child Mar 28
You might see a toilet roll, but they see a wind chime.
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Just be a Child Mar 24
One of your youngest volunteers asked us for leaflets, so she can promote our charity in her school. 'We are working on some new ones' I responded. Was Aisha deterred? I don't think so! She went ahead and made her own one. How amazing is that? — feeling excited
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Just be a Child Mar 15
Excitement in the air😝 - Read about where we are with our new library's preparations. What we've managed so far...
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Just be a Child Mar 12
Before the library is opened, the librarians do some tiding up and a few other preparations. No sooner are they...
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Just be a Child Mar 10
One of the most challenging tasks for the librarians is rearranging books back in order twice a week. They now...
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Just be a Child Mar 4
The playground at Dzunga needed a bit of a TLC, but that's really as expected giving the number of children that...
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Just be a Child Mar 2
Children spending their Saturday morning doing exactly what we hoped for. Reading. 🤪
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Just be a Child Mar 2
Children spending their Saturday morning doing exactly what we hoped for. Reading.
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Just be a Child Feb 26
Modelling Clay was a great success. Not only did the children get to create fantastic creatures, but also got to...
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Just be a Child Feb 21
Inspiring Kenyan Children To Read
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Just be a Child Feb 19
Do you have a gazebo you no longer need? We need 3 for our three libraries. Let us know if you don't mind giving us yours. 😘
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Just be a Child Feb 17
Whether the children are chilling outside with a book, or reading to their younger siblings, or spending their...
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Just be a Child Feb 15
Celebrate our 5th birthday with us. 😊 - On the 7th of Feb we turned 5. Take a look what we achieved, what we...
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