Vote for Kakenya and help more girls go to school in Kenya! Kakenya started a school for girls in Enoosaen, Kenya in 2009. Since that time, she has helped to educate over 150 girls in her village. She is an inspiration to girls around the world and she inspires us to create change in our communities.
Now, its your turn to help Kakenya. She has been nominated as a CNN Hero and if she wins, she will direct the prize of $300,000 towards educating and empowering girls across Kenya.
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About the Center: The Kakenya Center for Excellence seeks to empower and motivate young girls through education to become agents of change and to break the cycle of destructive cultural practices in Kenya, such as female genital mutilation and early forced marriage. These future leaders will improve their community, their nation, and the world. The Center seeks to come up with the best educational system for young African girls and promises to share their model with others.