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Higher Education Fund – MoU signed

The Rotary Club of Nairobi, has partnered with the Asian Commercial Community to support Higher Education which will benefit 15 brilliant Kenyan youth pursuing Economics and Business degrees at the University of Nairobi. The funding cover their tuition fees for four years. The signing of the MoU at the University of Nairobi (UoN) took place […]

RCN’s Inaugural Rotary Quiz Challenge

 The ‘Mother Club’ called and the children came running!!! Thank you dear Rotary family for honoring the call and making the inaugural Rotary Quiz Challenge and Talent Show on 7th May 2016 the huge success that it was. Congratulations to the winners our very own members and the prize money winners Rotary Club of Muthaiga, […]


SCAW 2016 Distribution – GILGIL

On 3rd March 2016,1,200 bedkits were distributed to children in Gilgil, Nakuru County. After the distribution, the team was hosted to a luncheon by Rotarian Mary Coulson. Later the team visited and interacted with children from Sanata Charitable Trust, a charity set up by Rotarian Mary Coulson in response to the desperate needs of the […]


Our Community Service Projects for 2014-15

By Community Service director Gideon Akwabi Project Date Venue & Outcomes Spend Rural Blindness eradication Program (Eye Camp) 28 to 29th Nov 2015 Hema Hospital Kisii: 220 Patients Operated on Kshs. 1,500,000 Rotary Sunshine Rally 28th Feb 2015 Jamhuri ASK Showground: 3,000 children with various disabilities entertained for a whole day. Project in conjunction with […]


SCAW 2015: 6 Counties, 4000 Bedkits

For 11 years running, Rotary Club of Nairobi has partnered with the Sleeping Children Around the World (SCAW) teams from Canada distributing bedkits to children across the country. The Sleeping Children Around the World initiative was founded by Mur-ray and Margaret Dryden in 1970 in Canada and to date, SCAW has raised CAD 23Million to […]

Cura @10

By PP Mike Eldon Ten years ago, when Eric Krystall was President of our Rotary Club of Nairobi, the Rotary Cura Home was officially opened by the then Vice President, Moody Awori. The District Governor of the day, Mohamed Abdulla, was present, as was then Assistant Governor Bimal Kantaria, whose Westlands Rotary Club played a […]


It was in 2000 that Dinesh Kapila and his family introduced their ‘Award for Excellence’, on the completion of his year as President of the Rotary Club of Nairobi. ‘It was because we as a family believe only in excellence, and wished to encourage this in others,’ he told the large crowd of Rotarians from […]


Kenya Rural Blindness EradIcation Project (eye camps)

1000 operations in one year! Since 1985 we have been running the Kenya Rural Blindness Eradication Project to perform cataract operations to poor and deserving people. The team comprises an opthalmic crew with theatre equipment and sets up a makeshift operation theatre to perform the cataract operations. Operations have been conducted in Eldoret, Mukumu, Aga […]