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This is the web site for the organization "Iruri Primary School-Sharing a Vision".  Please look around the site and consider supporting this endeavor that is making a positive impact in this small rural town in Kenya.

Mission Statement

To support Iruri Primary School in Karatina, Kenya, including providing full high school scholarships for top performing graduates and helping to improve the school environment.

Recent News

  • Bathroom Grand Opening! The project to build modern bathrooms for the students is complete! The planning began in February of 2016, and just culminated with a large community celebration at the school with ...
    Posted Sep 12, 2017, 2:13 PM by Bill Rathfon
  • More Progress on the Bathrooms - August 2017 We continue to get exciting pictures from Geoffrey Kerigu that show the progress being made with the student bathrooms that are to replace the current outhouses. This project is a ...
    Posted Aug 22, 2017, 1:23 PM by Bill Rathfon
  • The Bathrooms are Progressing Rapidly - August 2017 We continue to get updates on the progress of the student bathrooms from Geoffrey Kerigu.  Nice pictures, Geoffrey!Want to see more pictures?  Check out this album:
    Posted Aug 6, 2017, 10:27 PM by Bill Rathfon
  • Geoffrey's Address During the Ground Breaking - July 2017 This is a small clip from Geoffrey speaking today as our project began with lots of the students joining at school on this Saturday. He encourages the students to give ...
    Posted Jul 21, 2017, 10:57 AM by Bill Rathfon
  • Ground Breaking for New Bathrooms - July 2017 It is really happening! Groundbreaking today on the slopes of Mt Kenya! The bathroom project is under way!!!!  The village came out on this Saturday, along with the members of ...
    Posted Jul 17, 2017, 9:10 AM by Bill Rathfon
  • Work to Replace Outhouses Begins - July 2017 IT'S OFFICIAL! For the past 15 months we have been on a journey to replace the outhouses with flushing toilets. We have been working with Elk Grove Rotary, Nairobi ...
    Posted Jul 11, 2017, 7:04 AM by Bill Rathfon
  • Visiting the Kindergarten - May 2017 The Kindergarten class and "Baby Class", Nursery, came together for a lesson on the alphabet and then it was time for porridge.Want to see more images?  View this album
    Posted Jun 2, 2017, 7:22 PM by Bill Rathfon
  • eLearning Tablets in Action - May 2017 Tablets provided by the Kenyan Government for every Grade 1 and Grade 2 student complete with a laptop and projector for the teacher. Our non profit put in electricity throughout ...
    Posted Jun 1, 2017, 6:17 PM by Bill Rathfon
  • Grade 8 Students! - May 2017 Currently we have 8 scholarships promised for 2018. The students are preparing well.  Below are the current top 3 students: Emmah, Ian and Wilson.This Grade 8 classroom is now ...
    Posted May 31, 2017, 7:24 PM by Bill Rathfon
  • Pictures In and Out of Class - May 2017 One of the joys of visit the school is to just observe and interact with the students around the school. Our Director spent three days at Iruri in May. Candid ...
    Posted May 30, 2017, 9:50 PM by Bill Rathfon
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