Safaricom Foundation today launched the fourth phase of the Ndoto Zetu initiative, at the Salvation Army Joy town Secondary School-Special School in Thika, Kiambu County.
Focusing on three key areas; Education, economic empowerment and health, Safaricom Foundation set aside KES 100 million for its Ndoto Zetu initiative which calls on Kenyans to partner with the Foundation to have their community dreams and aspirations brought to life.
Safaricom CEO Peter Ndegwa made the announcement where the foundation donated 10 laptops and 8 projectors worth over KES 1.5 million shillings.
“Ndoto Zetu aims to support Kenyans who are keen to make an impact in their communities through social investments. Through the initiative, we ask Kenyans to share their dreams and aspirations that they hope to achieve in the areas of health, education and economic empowerment. Each dream we help fulfil translates to thousands of lives being uplifted and transformed”, Said Peter Ndegwa, CEO, Safaricom.
Acknowledging donations made by the Foundation, Salvation Army Joy Town Secondary School- Special School Principal Evelyne Andolo lauded the support they have received since 2012 when they got their first school bus from the Foundation.
She further noted the Ndoto Zetu initiative will go a long way in helping Persons with Disabilities be self-reliant and fulfill their dreams and potentials.
Since its inception in 2019, Ndoto Zetu has reached close to 3 million Kenyans. This year, the Safaricom Foundation aims to reach a further 2 million with projects worth 100 million shillings.
Kenyans wishing to participate can send a written submission through Safaricom foundation’s Ndoto Zetu website using the link www.safaricom.co.ke/ndotozetu or any Safaricom retail shop and fill in application form for a chance to have their community dream realized. Successful participants will be contacted by Safaricom foundation through 0722000000.