“Under our current Safaricom Foundation strategy we are implementing several projects in the Coast as part of our Maternal and Child Health engagement with the six Counties that make up the JUMUIYA. In Kilifi we are currently constructing a new born unit at the Kilifi District Hospital and in Mombasa’s Coast General Hospital we constructed and officially opened a maternal high dependency unit in addition to the current renovation of the newborn unit. In Lamu we constructed and officially commissioned a maternal health shelter in Witu and a Neo Natal unit in Faza”, said Sanda Ojiambo, Head of Corporate Responsibility at Safaricom.
NAIROBI, 15th March, 2019…. Safaricom (NSE: SCOM<http://www.safaricom.co.ke/about-us/investors-relations/stock-information>) has today handed over KES.4.7 million worth of secondary school scholarships to benefit 100 students from disadvantaged background across the country. The telco through its Foundation collaborated with the Ministry of Education for this initiative following Cabinet Secretary Amb. Amina Mohamed’s request on
Nairobi, Kenya – 20th July 2018… Safaricom (NSE: SCOM) has today unveiled the third apartment winner in the ongoing Maisha Ni M-PESA Tu Promotion. Jeniffer Kathure, a single mother of three from Muthara, Meru County and a resident of Narok town is the new homeowner of the KES 7.8 million apartment located in
Nairobi, Monday, 25th June 2018… Final preparations are in high gear ahead of the inaugural Young Scientists Kenya (YSK) National Science and Technology Exhibition, which is set to take place at the Kenyatta International Convention Centre (KICC) on 5th and 6th July 2018. Young Scientists Kenya is a unique platform
Eldoret, May 25th 2018… Safaricom Foundation in partnership with the Kenya Diabetes Management and Information Centre today held a medical camp at Huruma Grounds in Eldoret as part of the foundations efforts to ease access to quality medical care in in the country. The medical camp saw over 2500 people
Nairobi, May 23rd, 2018…. 35 out of the 300 women who have been screened for fistula at the Embu Level 5 hospital have will this week undergo surgery. The drive is being supported by Safaricom Foundation, Freedom from Fistula Foundation and Flying Doctors Society of Africa. “We seek to raise
The strategy is geared towards positively impacting local communities. Nairobi, Kenya – 17th May 2018… Safaricom Foundation has today launched its three year strategic roadmap, which commits to focus on health, education and economic empowerment. In the new strategy, the Foundation will also continue to provide immediate financial support to relief agencies and
Nairobi, April 23rd, 2018… Mirihini Dispensary from Kilifi County have benefited from a borehole and a solar water pump courtesy of Safaricom Foundation. The Safaricom Foundation funded the project to a tune of KES 3Million with efforts that will ease access to quality medical care in the County. “The new