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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 Dec 16
Our very first craft session had maybe about 5 children. Two years on and both of our libraries average about 50...
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Just be a Child Dec 15
Today is a good day. Sevenhills Wholefoods donated £5,000. Amazing. 😍
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Just be a Child Dec 14
Our libraries really are opened to all. And if you know anything about the views on disabilities in Kenya, you'd be as impressed as we are.
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Just be a Child Dec 10
25,000 books waiting to be shipped. 10,000 children are waiting for them to arrive. We are half way to raising £10k. Amazing, don't you think?😜😜😜
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Just be a Child Dec 8
Pay it forward: …/books-for-10000-kenyan-chil…/ Can you share this post with 3 friends? Can they share it with another 3?
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Just be a Child Dec 6
Ann teaches their children to read and the mums teach Ann to dance.
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Just be a Child Dec 5
Amazing news!!!! Sevenhills Wholefoods granted us Β£5,000. We are half way to our Β£10k goal. Can you help us with...
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Just be a Child Dec 5
'We can play. Not just sit around.' say children from FPFK school, which is about 15 minutes walk away.😍
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Just be a Child Dec 4
'Look at me, I can draw!' squeals Amelia with delight. The library is a treasure trove of activities and books, and toys and games.
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Just be a Child Dec 2
'Before the library I felt a bit stupid because I didn't go to school much and couldn't read good.' says Binti
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Just be a Child Dec 1
At chidzangoni playground
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Just be a Child Dec 1
Join our GlobalGiving campaign this Christmas and help us raise Β£1,989 by February. Here is the link:...
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Just be a Child Nov 26
Do we need to say more?
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Just be a Child Nov 22
That's great. Can we chat via lenka.mcalinden@justbeachild.com? Or whats app UK 07737500501?
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Just be a Child Nov 19
Puzzles seem to be one of the most enjoyed items in our libraries. Salim, the lead librarian in Chidzangoni...
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Just be a Child Nov 15
This issue of our newsletter tells you how you can help make sure every single of our books gets to Kenya and how...
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Just be a Child Nov 14
Just be a Child builds libraries in Kenya. Can we chat?
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Just be a Child Nov 11
All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy. With the schools closed and children free from school, the library's...
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Just be a Child Nov 7
For every completed art assignment, a reward is given. This increases the children's moral and keenness while...
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Just be a Child Nov 3
From little kids to teenagers and young adults... we have suitable books for all of them to read, learn and...
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