Open Arms International

Open Arms Village

10 homes for up to 16 orphaned children, with married houseparents, plus medical and dental clinic for the community, conference centre, guest accommodation. All this will provide opportunities for training and employment for local people, income generation, plus wider opportunities for micro-businesses run by members of the local community to help them climb out of the poverty trap

history Campaign has now closed

It ran from to





  • Education/Training/EmploymentEducation/Training/Employment
  • Health/WellbeingHealth/Wellbeing
  • Homeless/RefugeHomeless/Refuge
  • Poverty Alleviation/ReliefPoverty Alleviation/Relief


  • Children (3-18)Children (3-18)
  • Older PeopleOlder People
  • Women & GirlsWomen & Girls
  • Young People (18-30)Young People (18-30)
  • OtherOther



Reason for project: to provide a permanent base for Open Arms International in Kenya; to provide a small yet significant contribution towards the fight against the AIDS pandemic; to transform people's lives; to give children new hope and a new life July 08; 4 homes built, 3 guest accommodation units, 27 children given a home, 2 sets of devoted house-parents, plus support staff.