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Making a difference is easier than you might think:


  • $1=87 shillings

    • Can feed a family of four for two days

    • It can buy 4 1/2 lbs (2Kg) of cornmeal and a bundle of Collard green vegetables (this is a common local meal)

Did You Know?

  • Almost 30% of Kenyans live in extreme poverty on less than $1 per day

  • Only 40% of the Kisumu population have access to piped water

  • 26% of Kenyan children aged 5-14 are child labourers

  • It has the highest incidence of food poverty, with 53.4% of the population below the food poverty line

  • 850,000 new HIV infections among children (0-14 years) in low-and middle-income countries were prevented between 2005 and 2012

  • HIV rates in the poorest subdistricts are over 40%

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