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JOEDY FOUNDATION (JF)

Mount Elgon, Kenya
Joined July 2016
Presence in: Kenya
Focus: Education, Gender-based violence, Health, Housing & Sanitation

Joedy Foundation (JF) is a Non Profit Organization (NPO) which was established to address the problems the community was facing in Mt Elgon Kenya to bring change. JF’s initial drive to respond and empower children, youth and women began with the establishment of a pilot informal community networking and consultation on their needs prioritization 2010. The organization later registered as Joedy Foundation (JF). The core aim is to work towards reducing extreme poverty through Education, Environment, Water Sanitation & Hygiene/Health and access to Information Communication and Technology (ICT) as an enabler. JF believes good health and education is the birthright of every person, the key to expanded opportunity, and a source of prosperity, employment and social wellbeing. JF also facilitates community action by raising awareness, motivating and empowering people to protect and restore their environment and access to safe water, adequate sanitation, and proper hygiene, healthy living to improve their livelihoods. JF enlightens children in the grassroots to know their role as champions of future generations in terms of education as key to development, good health and conserved enviroment. JF has built its reputation as a distinct organization with partnerships at grassroots levels, as an implementing agency and information-sharing partner.

Mission
To raise awareness and action for access to quality Education, safe drinking water, sanitation services, healthy living and conserved, protected environment that uplifts the livelihood of current and future generations.
Target group: Children, youth and women.

http://www.joedyfoundation.org (coming soon),

People Associated With This Organization

Adelyne Psirmoi

Kenya  
JOEDY FOUNDATION (JF)
Joined July 2016
Interests: Economic Empowerment, Education, Gender-based violence, Health
I am Adelyne Psirmoi born in 1984 and brought up in Mt Elgon Kenya, have done bachelors degree in International Relations and Diplomacy and many other Diplomas and short courses. Have worked as a programme assistant and resource mobilization officer for several organization, I decided to get back to empower my community especially children and youth to come out of inferiority complex and problem they are facing in the grassroot. Now I am a community ambassador working with children, youth and women at the grassroot level in Mt Elgon Kenya. I empower children and youth on importance of education and making healthy choices in life, recently 16/06/2016, I organized a big event for children on the Day of the African Child through my organization JOEDY FOUNDATION. our facebook account is http://JOEDY Foundation.com. The theme was "CONFLICT AND CRISIS IN AFRICA: PROTECTING ALL CHILDREN'S RIGHT". By joining the network I will be able to learn more, get partners, share success and challenges in the nature of work I do, and get more strength, support on how to advocate for human rights as a lady from hard to reach areas of Mt Elgon, Kenya.
Adelyne Psirmoi is the network champion (main point of contact) for JOEDY FOUNDATION (JF).

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