23 March,2017

Alumnus David excells at Unilever

23-03-17|Spotlight students|

David Warui Gachinga, graduate in BsC Mechanical Engineering has always been interested in this field, perhaps because his father was an electrician. He could however not continue his education after secondary school due to lack […]

2 March,2017

Fashion designer Lilian

02-03-17|Geen categorie @en, Spotlight students|

Lilian Chepngetich graduated for her Bachelor of Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management at the Chuka university with a scholarship of Friends for Life. She dreams of opening her own company in fashion and design one […]

23 December,2016

Excelling graduate: Fatuma Rajab

23-12-16|Spotlight students|

Fatuma Rajab finished her Bachelor degree of Science in Mining and Mineral Processing engineering at Taita Taveta University. She excelled in many ways during her course and won several awards due to her brilliant performance. […]

23 December,2016

Enthusiastic new board at FFL Kenya


The NGO board in Kenya was represented for years by Lammert Braaksma (also founder of the foundation), Kees Punt and Lucy Waweru. After many years of contributing to the foundation, the board now has three new enthusiastic members that will take over. Evans Monari will be active in the role of chairman, Jaap van Luijk will be managing the financial part of the foundation as a treasurer and Esther de Vreede is acting as the secretary of the board. Read more about our three new members in an interview.


23 December,2016

Inspiring guest speakers at job coaching Nairobi

23-12-16|Geen categorie @en, News|

The training ‘personal and professional development’ which is offered to graduates of Friends for Life every year, was this year even more interesting than other years. Two inspiring powerful Kenyan ladies took the time to […]

20 December,2016

Private sponsor: Huib Jansen

20-12-16|Spotlight sponsors|

Huib Jansen has been a sponsor for Friends for Life Foundation since 2014. He has a unique story as he personally knows the student he assists in Kenya. Together with Friends for Life he makes […]

17 November,2016

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 […]

16 September,2016

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 […]

5 May,2016

Student for a student: Mercyline

05-05-16|Spotlight students|

Mercyline Mutua had the chance to follow a course in Business Management at Moi University in Kenya, with the assistance of Friends for Life. Se finished successfully, took part in several Friends for Life activities […]

4 May,2016

Judith: media monster

04-05-16|Spotlight students|

If there is an event in or around Mombasa, Judith Kwamboka is there to be found. Judith has a passion for everything concerning media and especially photography. Judith is now already in her fourth year […]