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Rotary Club of Milimani impacts the Kisiriri Community through Partnership with Lake Chelan Washington to Increase Learning and Development in the Masai Mara region.

A Global Grant funded initiative by the Rotary Foundation in conjunction with the Rotary Club of Lake Chelan from Washington State and Rotary Club of Milimani from Nairobi has borne fruits of chartering a new club (RC Maasai Mara), providing income generation initiatives, and improving facilities of the Kisiriri Primary School inclusive of the community. An initiative which began during Past President Gichu’s term (2016-2017), executed throughout Past President Mariam’s span (2017 - 2018) and funded during Past President Beauttah’s tenure (2018-2019) has seen the population of the school grow at 37% within a year of impact. 

The objective of the initiative was to support the restoration of classrooms, equipping the school with desks, refurbishing toilets and providing clean water for the community. From the $181,000 provided funds, the dilapidated classrooms which...