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Established in December 2012, the Kilifi Watoto Center (KIWACE) is a Community based organization (CBO) that works with the children of Ganze District to address issues that hinder their holistic development. The founding member Alfred Mtawali started the organization following his convictions regarding children's rights to proper care, education as well as protection.

Mtawali comes from Ganze constituency which happens to be the poorest in Kenya. He holds a Masters in Development Studies with a major in Children and Youth Development. He has a background noted in linguistics and translation, but his passion for development among children and youth has superseded his corporate career in translation. In Ganze District, where he hails from, he noted the despair and loss of hope in children's faces, something that evidently showed him that children's development was essential if their lives were to change for the better.

The Children

Our Mission

The Kilifi Watoto Center's mission is to see the Children and Youth of Ganze District overcome the despair and loss of hope that characterizes their lives due to the sheer poverty and lack of opportunity. The KIWACE intends to work with the Children and Youth of Ganze District, and indeed the community...

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Sponsor a child

Thank you for being willing to assist the little angels of Ganze. You can sponsor a child from primary school to university or from primary school to secondary school. You can also donate children books for the Kilifi Watoto Center library and toys.

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Watoto Center

In the next five years we hope to have established a fully equipped children's resource center. This will include a children's library, recreational facilities and accommodation for rescued children from the areas of operation.

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