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

First Annual Paddle Tournament

 The first annual women’s paddle tennis tournament on February 15 was a smashing success!  A full roster of two dozen players hit the courts at the beautiful Waccabuc Country Club to score points for girls’ education.  Through registration… Read More

Social Activism Keep Girls in School

Sharing KEEP’s mission in Byram Hills

On May 3rd, KEEP board members Ruthie Rosenberg and Cynthia Braun presented KEEP’s work to freshmen at Byram Hills High School as part of the VOX Summit, a conference designed to introduce students to ways they can make… Read More

Tennis Fundraiser is a Smashing Success!

Game on! Local women enoyed spirited doubles play for a good cause at the first annual KEEP Invitational. The event was held at the Saw Mill Club in Mount Kisco, NY, last Sunday afternoon, July 23. Donations and… Read More

Kakenya’s Visit to Katonah

On November 3rd, Dr. Kakenya Ntaiya enthralled an enthusiastic crowd at the Katonah Village Library with the story of how she fought against local customs to educate herself, and later establish the first boarding school for girls in… Read More