We support the most destitute orphans with the basic necessities.

Upendo Family Support and Resource Centre

65 Verified by Lift the Children
Mathare slums, three kilometers from Nairobi city Centre
REV. Josephat Andula Okama

Upendo Family Support and Resource Centre is a non profit making organization which was officially registered in the year 2010 with an aim of assisting needy, poor, orphans, vulnerable, destitute street children and poor and aged people of Mathare, Huruma and Korogocho slums.

The center is a Community Based Organization and it is grounded on a strong Christian foundation and it operates under the Jordan Friends Ministries. Due to the pressing situation we decided to come up with a program that can help, rescue, protect and support the lives of vulnerable children in our community.

  1. Food security

Sourcing for food for the orphans, less privileged children and aged that are accommodated in our facility.

  1. Empowerment

Liaising with government agencies provide basic skills like welding, carpentry, IT, mechanical engineering, electronic engineering and small scale business for self – sustainability.

  1. Health Safety

Accommodate children whose parents died of HIV/AIDS and provide for the effected where the role of responsibilities reverses to grandmothers and sibling.

Security of orphans who have no place to stay

Providing clothing to the needy.