In their own words

One of the lovely things about providing our scholarships to children in Kenya is to read the letters they send through to their sponsor.  These can tend to be infrequent. As the children are spread all across Kenya in around 75 different schools, and mobile and...

Inspiring the next generation in Kenya

The Red Rubber Ball Foundation have been providing scholarships to allow children in Kenya to attend secondary school since 2011 and in that time, 193 children have been able to continue their schooling.  That’s an amazing 630 school years altogether. We asked what...

Eayan went to maths camp

Eayan studied at Namasoli Secondary School, near Mundeku in western Kenya, thanks to the support of his sponsor. Each year any student who achieves an “A” in their end of term exams, has the chance to go to a summer Maths Camp and Eayan was invited every year while he...

Valary’s story

Valary studied at Friends School in Tigoi – thanks to the generosity of her sponsor. She recorded this short video for us. She also wrote to us to express what this opportunity means to her: “I am writing this letter to appreciate you for giving me a scholarship so...

Effryne has always wanted to be an Architect

She completed primary school with a score of 349 out of 500 in her final exams. That’s an excellent result – good enough for a place in one of the best schools in Kenya. Despite her success, Effryne faced not going to secondary school. Her grades were clearly good...