Africa Genesis Foundation

An American Initiative for Self-Reliance

Kenya Programs

Water Tank Dedicated to: 
Rev. Philip & Peggy Krause. 
Contractor: Trudea Services, Ltd. 
Local Supervisor: Sr. Pius Nabwire. Program Supervisor: Dr. Colleen A. Weiden
St. Mary's Hostel for Orphan Girls 
Port Victoria, Kenya
 Headmistress (nun), priest (white shirt/black pants), and community women, praying in thanksgiving and blessings for their AGF benefactors. Community helper drawing first fresh water from the new tank.

Over Ten Years AGF Donors Provided and

AGF Implemented Promotive Health and Preventive Health Care Services for

St. Mary's Hostel for Orphan Girls*

(*Parents who died of HIV/AIDS and some girls HIV+.)

1. Nutrition, Food: Bananas, beans, beef, cabbage,   cooking oil, cooking stove, fish, fruit, green grams, green vegetables, Irish potatoes, maize, milk, oranges, rice, sugar, and tea.
2. Nutrition, Livestock: Goats, chickens, and eggs.
3. Medicines: Anti-infectives, bandages, cough syrup,  treated mosquito nets, and oral drugs.
4. Sanitation: Geisha bar soap, laundry soap, menstrual pads, disinfectants, and toilet paper.
5. Linens: Bed sheets, pillow cases, and towels.
6. Clothes: Dresses, blouses, bras, petticoats, sandals, shoes, skirts, sweaters, T-shirts, and underwear.
7. Utensils: Basins for bathing and washing, dishware,   cups, and eating utensils.
8. Cooking Fuel: Charcoal, wood, and paraffin
9. Solar Power: Solar lanterns and flashlights.
10. Clean Water: Two 1,500 liter water tanks, plastic and cement water tanks.
District Officer, Headmistress, Local Chief, Teacher, AGF Staff, Construction Leader, meeting to approve new water tank.
Sister Headmistress personally taking responsibility and control of AGF Donor money, paying Construction Leader first installment to start the job.
Replacing old water tank, tearing
down brick retainer wall.
Preparing cement foundation as 
a base for new water tank.
Washing cement foundation. Old water tank, 5 years old, in background. Plastic could not withstand the tropical sun.
Headmistress (inside) purchasing and transporting cement and construction materials for the water tank on motorcycle.
Headmistress purchasing building materials for the water tank.
Headmistress paying for building supplies with money from AGF donors.