2018 Scholarships Award Ceremony

This year KEF awarded 200 scholarships to students across Kenya.

KEF scholarships are awarded evenly to female and male students and include boarding school fees, uniform, a pair of shoes, books (mathematics table, dictionary, kamusi and atlas), a geometry set, a scientific calculator and sanitary pads for the girls.

Here is a video and a few pictures highlighting the day we gave our new scholars their supplies.


9th Annual Power Travel Luxury Expo, Long Island!

The 9th Annual Power Travel Luxury Expo was held on Tuesday, April 12th from 6-9 PM at Cold Spring Country Club on Long Island. More than 100 guests enjoyed the opportunity to meet luxury travel vendors, learn about exciting travel destinations and win prizes via silent auction and raffle. 

Proceeds from this fantastic event went to KEF. 

Over the last nine years, the Power Travel Luxury Expo has raised closed to $600,000 for KEF. We are so thankful to Power Travel, the luxury travel vendors, event sponsors and attendees. With your help, KEF is able to keep thousands of Kenyan children in school with educational scholarships.

Special Thanks to our Generous Event Sponsors
Signature Bank

Thank You to the Luxury Travel Vendors
Grand Velas Riviera Maya, Ponant Cruises and ClubMed, The Palms Turks & Caicos, Belmond, Oceania Cruises, Rocky Mountaineer, Silversea Cruises, Tourism Authority of Thailand, Sceptre, Sandals, Norwegian Cruise Line, Tauck Tours, Uniworld, SeaDream Yacht Club, Nizuc Resorts, Leading Hotels of the World, Island Destinations, Casa de Campo, MJL Select, Regent Cruises, The Sol Group, Crystal Cruises, Atlantis Paradise, Classic Vacations, Le Sirenuse, Ciao Italy, Grace Bay Resorts, All About Hawaii, Tahiti Legends, Alpine Adventures, Way to Go Costa Rica, Marnella Tours, Trails of Indochina, Celebrity Cruises & Royal Caribbean Cruises, Travel Impressions, Daphne Warner Luxury, Southern World, Disney Destinations, Sarova Hotels, Resorts and Game Lodges, Wegner Associates, Occidental Hotels, Camera Land, Discover Africa, Mabat Platinum Ltd, Collette, Half Moon, Isram / Israel, Scenic Luxury Cruises, Sceptre, Hyatt Zilara & Hyatt Ziva, The Balmoral, a Rocco Forte Hotel and many more.

An Evening with the Kenya Education Fund, D.C.

On Sunday, April 3rd, KEF board members Ricki Kanter, Cathy Gorrell, Mittie Rooney and Rebecca Hudecek hosted a fantastic event for a group of loyal KEF supporters. The event was held at D.C.'s most talked about new development, the CityCenter. We thank Ricki and Joel Kanter for opening up their home to us. 

Guests enjoyed drinks, bites and the chance to speak with two of KEF's most successful alumni, Shina and Philitricia. We would like to thank everyone who joined us for this special evening.