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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

  • 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
  • A Visit to Tumutumu HS - May 2017 Another school visit to Tumutumu Girls High School to visit Charity and Diana! They are both doing very well in their first year of high school.Diana on the left ...
    Posted May 31, 2017, 11:36 AM by Bill Rathfon
  • Secondary School Visits - May 2017 Very busy times at Iruri Primary School. The Director, Catherine Survillas is spending three days with the students.  On May 25th she, along with Geoffrey Kerigu, the Head teacher at ...
    Posted May 31, 2017, 11:37 AM by Bill Rathfon
  • Gifts from Young Hearts This is the second year that the students from Anna Kirchgater School in Sacramento have been writing to our students at Iruri Primary School in Kenya! They also raised almost ...
    Posted May 27, 2017, 4:23 PM by Bill Rathfon
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