Hotel Marina Kisumu
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... Kissee). The land was bought a few years ago, and members, with financial help from the U.S. for materials, were able to do much of the construction of two buildings themselves. They leveled out playing fields by terracing the land, and they hold both church and camp at this location as well as the Feast of Tabernacles.
The local power was out but the camp has a generator that was powering the buildings. The service was conducted with each ...
... for us with some bad news. The little girl with malnutrition was not improving and we referred her to a bigger hospital for further investigation and nutritional support. Unfortunately despite everything she didn't make it and she died before making it to the bigger hospital. It was then Ben's birthday which was quiet and relaxed with a day away from the clinic and a few treats of food and drink as well as a stroll around the ...
... patients on admission. Its really difficult due to the local stigma and lack of confidentiality. If a person is even thought to possibly have HIV then they can be totally disowned by their family. A 22 year old girl who had recently been diagnosed with HIV who has been having lumps in her neck traditionally treated for over a year. These lumps turned out to be glands due to her HIV and she now has a line of holes with open wounds where they have been cut out at ...
... to hear this was the first teaching they had received on this topic! We're currently in the process of arranging to go out with these people into the community and assist them to provide education in schools etc. One of the previous volunteers here set up a second charity that provided health insurance for widows in the local community. The insurance allows them and their children to be admitted to hospital for free. It costs ...
... this trip.
But my eyes are open to the real Kenya and along with the beauty and peacefulness comes it's trials and troubles
.I have grown so much on this trip, emotionally and spiritually.
We have 1 more week to travel in this wonderful country and enjoy what it has to offer.
I will be away from the computer til Tuesday night. Hope then to write more then.
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Off Jomo Kenyatta Highway, Achieng' Oneko Rd., Kisumu | Hotelfrom $177