Log your miles!

Thanks for joining the KEEP 2 Kenya Challenge. We hope to collectively log 7,624 miles by November 22nd. That’s a lot of miles! Every step you contribute can help us reach our goal. Here’s how to log your… Read More

Join the KEEP 2 Kenya Challenge!

WHAT: Together, we will walk, hike, or run the distance from Katonah, NY, to the Kakenya Center for Excellence in Kenya – a total of 7,624 miles! Each participant will contribute their own mileage toward this communal goal. WHEN:  The… Read More

Play some paddle, do some good!

Please join us for our fourth annual Women’s Paddle Tennis Tournament! Katonah Memorial Park Paddle Tennis CourtsApril 12 – 16 (eight players per day)10:00 – 11:30am Covid may have altered the format but not the fun!  We’ll play in groups of eight per day… Read More

3rd Annual Play for KEEP event

Please join us for our third annual Women’s Paddle Tennis Tournament at the beautiful Waccabuc Country Club! Thursday, February 27th10 am – 12 noon(Warm-ups begin at 9:45) Rain date:  Thursday, March 5th  Waccabuc Country Club – 90 Mead Street, Waccabuc Enjoy… Read More

Nov 15: Party for the Planet

Come learn why educating girls is one of the leading ways to combat climate change. Please join us on November 15th for an exciting event. Enjoy music by Marc Black. Earth-friendly fare and libations are being donated by… Read More

Smiling with Nicholas Kristof, literally

This week has KEEP’s board members smiling! That’s us in the photo: Cynthia Braun, Elena Rover, Celeste Crosby, Ruthie Rosenberg and Elizabeth McGoldrick. Who’s that man in the middle? It’s Nicholas Kristof, the Pulitzer Prize winning journalist from… Read More

KCE girls visit the US

For the second straight year, four eighth-grade KCE girls participated in the Montessori Model United Nations conference in New York City from February 13-16. Moreene, Abigael, Caroline and Sylvia made not only their first visit to the United… Read More

Second Annual Paddle Tournament

On February 7th, two dozen women filled the paddle tennis courts at the beautiful Waccabuc Country Club for a morning of spirited play.  Between games, players gathered for conversation and refreshments around a roaring fire in the cozy… Read More

Back-to-School Update

Here is a quick update now that the school year is underway. First, a huge and heartfelt THANK YOU to the members of Students Supporting KEEP (SSK) at John Jay Middle School! These students campaigned to designate KEEP as… Read More

Kenya Katonah Education Exchange KEEP Girls in School

Education Exchange Is a Reality!

Four of our KEEP-supported eighth grade students from the Kakenya Center for Excellence had an extraordinary visit to the U.S. last month! When these girls traveled from Kenya to attend the Montessori Model United Nations Conference in New… Read More