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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

  • 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
  • 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
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