Hekima Place – Investing in girls and communities

Hekima Place Inc. is located at Corner Baridi in Kiserian, Kajiado County.Incorporated in 2005 as a US 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation, it also registered as a trust in Kenya the same year. The program began with just 10 girls in a rented facility in Karen, headed by Founding Director, Kate Fletcher. Since 2005, the trust has been successful in attracting generous …

Getting to know our partners from Hekima Place in Kenya

My name is Jenny Mushiringani Monjero and I am the Executive Director of Hekima Place, a children’s home for orphaned and vulnerable girls in Kenya. My journey to Hekima started in 2014 when I undertook my very first trip to Kenya. As the plane touched down at Jomo Kenyetta International Airport, a mixture of emotions flooded my body: panic and …

Getting to know our partners – Secret Paradise Maldives

Our programme in the Maldives is carefully curated so that every participant can enjoy a culturally immersive experience, accessing many places that traditional tourists do not get to see, from exploring uninhabited islands to taking the plunge beneath the surface to enjoy some world class snorkelling. Travel Teacher works alongside local island experts SecretParadise Maldives in leading you on an …