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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

  • New floors and walls for 6th grade Term 3 began today and the students in Grade 6 are very excited to have new tile floors, plastered walls and a ceiling in their classroom!!!The new beautiful tile ...
    Posted Aug 30, 2018, 1:20 PM by Bill Rathfon
  • New Upcoming Project: Vision Testing, Frames and Lenses We have a very exciting new project that will take place in November! Agnes, to the far right below, is the only student at Iruri out of 370 who wears ...
    Posted Aug 20, 2018, 3:37 PM by Bill Rathfon
  • End of Term 2 Celebration Let the End of Term 2 Celebration begin. We are all here to honor the soaring academic achievement!!! Top students are recognized in each class, their proud parents called up ...
    Posted Aug 18, 2018, 7:42 PM by Bill Rathfon
  • Protein Project a Big Success It has just been about a year ago when we started to add protein to the daily porridge for our preschool and kindergarten students. Geoffrey informed us that they have ...
    Posted Aug 11, 2018, 5:18 PM by Bill Rathfon
  • An Amazing Journey! Since 2012 we have awarded 47 scholarships to deserving students to attend Secondary School which costs money most of these families can not afford. Eleven of our students have graduated ...
    Posted Aug 11, 2018, 5:02 PM by Bill Rathfon
  • Catherine Survillas Speaks at International Peace Conference Catherine, president our board, recently had the honor of being one of the guest speakers at the 27th Annual International Peace Conference at California State University, Sacramento. Here is what ...
    Posted May 9, 2018, 10:53 AM by Bill Rathfon
  • Improvements Over Term Break It’s term break at Iruri so our non profit is funding more improvements. Take a look! Stairs added to the administration building and they are receiving a new printer ...
    Posted May 9, 2018, 10:54 AM by Bill Rathfon
  • Plants Donated to the School We got some great news and pictures from Geoffrey Kerigu, head teacher, today: "Today very early in the morning one of our community stake holders donated many flowers and trees ...
    Posted Mar 5, 2018, 11:16 AM by Bill Rathfon
  • Meet the New Scholarship Students, Class of 2021! Our 16 new scholarship students were announced at The Feast in December. This is the most scholarships we have ever awarded and we are so proud of our students as ...
    Posted Jan 30, 2018, 10:11 PM by Bill Rathfon
  • Another Successful Annual Feast! Catherine Survillas, president of our board, along with Lew Gray, board member, are back from Kenya after another fabulous trip. Once again we hosted around 400 to 500 people from ...
    Posted Dec 29, 2017, 8:01 PM by Bill Rathfon
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