Girl Scout Gold Supports KCE

Inspired by KEEP, local Girl Scout Kaylie Singhal hosted a Cartwheel-A-Thon in August to raise funds for a new health clinic that’s being built at the Kakenya Center for Excellence.  Kaylie also made first aid kits for the classrooms at KCE. Here’s how… 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

Social Activism Keep Girls in School

Update + an Urgent Need!

Many of you have asked how the girls at the Kakenya Center for Excellence are doing. Here’s an update as well as an exciting opportunity to help. When the Kenyan government ordered all schools closed in March, KCE students… Read More

Every Donation Counts

Did you know that KEEP is powered by small donations? More than 97% of our donors give between $1 and $360! We are truly a grassroots effort. And your gifts go a very long way. $360: tuition for one… Read More

2016 Success: Innovative Ideas Raised Thousands for our Girls

Hurrah! We at KEEP are jumping up and down with gratitude to our fabulous supporters! Thanks to your generosity, we reached our 2016 goal to sponsor the tuition for every sixth grade girl at the Kakenya Center for… Read More

KEEP visit to the Whitby School

In February, KEEP Board Members Celeste Crosby and Cynthia Braun visited The Whitby School in Greenwich, CT, to discuss KEEP’s work with seventh and eighth grade student members of the Model United Nations Club. Invited by Andy Greene,… Read More

KEEP Kenya Launch Party

On a cold winter’s night in February 2015, supporters gathered to celebrate the new partnership between KEEP and the Kakenya Center for Excellence (KCE). With traditional Kenyan Dawa cocktails to sip and exotic treats to nibble, attendees came… Read More

Our new partnership with KCE in Kenya

Our New Partnership in Kenya

We are thrilled to announce a new partnership in our effort to keep girls in school: The Kakenya Center for Excellence (KCE), a boarding school for girls in rural Kenya. These girls, who typically are forced to marry… Read More