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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 12h
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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Just be a Child Feb 13
We are homing in on our next container come library. The shipping date is coming ever-so-nearer.
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Just be a Child Feb 11
Some activities are as simple as blowing bubbles.
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Just be a Child Feb 7
We are 5 today. We think we did some amazing things in those 5 years. And we hope you agree. ðŸĪŠ
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Just be a Child Feb 3
THE LAST OF THE MAINTENANCE WORK : Dzunga swings were the last of our playground repairs campaign. After the...
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Just be a Child Jan 31
We want to create our own ebook containing stories by our very own writers, accompanied by illustrations from April. But what should we call it? Our favourite so far is: 'THE GROWING BOOK OF STORIES' by Kenyan young authors. What do you think? Have idea? Care to share? ðŸĪ”
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Just be a Child Jan 27
We just received this: 'I researched a lot of NGOs and charities, but none of them took an active role to get to know the community before planting something in their backyard. JBAC is the benchmark in community engagement.' How amazing is that?😉
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Just be a Child Jan 26
Delighted to say that the books collected at Christmas have been passed on to for their Kenyan library project.
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Just be a Child Jan 26
Replying to @StFrancisHerts
We are extremely grateful for your continues support. You cannot imagine how much pleasure these books will bring to easy 10,000 children. Thanks, so so very much. 😍
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Just be a Child Jan 25
New community, Malalani. playground is now painted. I think it looks colourful, what do you think? – supporting JUST BE A CHILD
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Just be a Child Jan 23
Our second writing competition - the amazing stories from our young writers - Their imagination is growing....
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Just be a Child Jan 21
The writing competition prize giving day was a success. We had an incredible attendance. The kids loved it. We...
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Just be a Child Jan 17
Dollimore and Christie continue to be our heroes. We have stuffed our 20ft container to the brim and well,...
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Just be a Child Jan 15
In this month's newsletter discover the people that help make our libraries more than just libraries, people that...
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Just be a Child Jan 12
Saturday Clubbers working extremely hard to get everything ready for our shipment in June 2018. They are working on: craft boxes; and gift bags. If you can help please don't by shy, get in touch.
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Just be a Child Jan 11
Malalani playground, was so busy that our welder needed assistance to get the kids off the equipment so that he...
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Just be a Child Jan 9
This is a tribute to Ann and all the work she does for JBAC; in image 1 she is chilling out at the beach waiting...
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Just be a Child Jan 6
Looking forward to this 🙂
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