Fellow combatant Friends for Life deceased


Last week we received the unbelievably sad news that fellow combatant of Friends for Life, Beassy Mbogo, deceased very sudden. Beassy was involved during the founding of all activities of Friends for Life. She suffered […]

SDB Foundation sponsors students in health care


SDB Foundation supports health care projects in countries and places where health care is not always available. In Kenya, educated staff in the health care sector is also not sufficient at the moment. SDB Foundation […]

RAGweek students break all records


On Monday the 18th of April the board of RAGweek Nijmegen revealed the amount that they raised during the RAGweek in March 2016. The board, consisting of Lisa Venhoeven, Rowen Kleijkers, Cas van Appeven, […]

Wagamama raises a large amount for FFL!


Restaurant Wagamama, situated at Max Euweplein in Amsterdam, has been active for Friends for Life since some time with serving water jugs to her guests. Recently, the chairman of the foundation, Aldo Verbruggen,  visited the […]

Minerva haalt € 2.777,- op voor FFL


De Goeden Doelen commissie ‘Minerva for Youth’ van studenten vereniging Minerva in Leiden heeft tijdens een afsluitend diner een cheque van maar liefst € 2.777,- overhandigd aan het bestuur van Friends for Life.  Dit bedrag hebben […]

The history of a beautiful project: Water for Kenya


About 14 years ago, Evert Jan van der Gun visited Kwale county in Kenya. Evert Jan is the restaurant owner of ‘Lof der Zotheid’ in the Hague. Together with his family he visited the primary school that was being reconstructed […]

FUN event marvelous success!


On 9th of May an event was scheduled for students of Friends for Life and the children of Dzungu community in Ukunda, Kwale county. The event was organised in cooperation with local charity ‘Just be […]

Student panel Friends for Life


Friends for Life wants to involve her students in the organisation as much as possible, also with formulating policy and implementing improvements. For this, a student panel has been set up in order to give […]

Safety of students in Kenya


Op donderdag 2 april 2015 heeft er een gijzeling plaatsgevonden op de universiteitscampus in Garissa waarbij 148 doden zijn gevallen. Garissa is gelegen in het uiterste noorden van Kenia, in het grensgebied met Somalië. Kenia […]

Job coaching training successfull


Job coaching training Kenyan students
In September 2014 and October 2014 a job coaching training took place for a group of 20 nearly finishing and recently graduated Kenyan students. The job coaching training was aiming at […]