FABULOUS AFRICAN FABRICS supports orphans and vulnerable children living at The Good Samaritan Children's Home in Nairobi, Kenya.
FAF, a 501c3 organization provides food, shelter and educational fees for children and teens. The orphanage was founded by Mercy and John Thuo in 1995. FAF began helping the orphange in 1999. Currently there are 600 young people supported by the orphanage.
Funds are raised through donations, selling items made of African Textiles, and participation in funding supported by Global Giving, Amazonsmile, and through special events.
FAF ON GLOBAL GIVING has one project which funds school tuition and uniforms. To donate to FAF on Global Giving go to www.globalgiving.org and insert number 24906. Then follow the on-line directions. GlobalGiving holds 3 Bonus Days when donations are matched. Dates are noted on this page.
OTHER WAYS YOU CAN HELP:
Make items of African Textiles for us to sell
Buy our products contacting us
Help us sell items at one of our venues
Join our organization. $25.00 individual, $35.00 families
Listen: Book a FAF speaker for your group.
Volunteer: Office management, communications, and financial affairs.
CONTACT US AT 727-946-5322
November 4 & 5: Jubilee in Seattle, WA
December: Annual Anthony Salazar Memorial Fund honors founder's son. Donations cover emergencies at orphanage.
January: Annual Membership due
To donate or join, send check to FAF, 40 Monroe Ctr NW #312, Grand Rapids, MI 49503.