[About Us]

  • What It Is: Rafiki’ is the Kiswahili word for ‘friend’. A friend is one who gives help and support and Rafikistry provides services in a confidential and non-judgmental environment, free from discrimination, coercion and violence.
  • Our Mission: To unleash the potential of youth and adults alike as well as providing Reproductive Health education to all in a friendly environment so that they can have positive attitudes towards personal growth and well being.
  • Achievements
    • Sort and obtained necessary registration and constituted a functional board
    • Let office space and initial working furniture
    • Run several activities successfully including FACE UP & BLING IT ON Beauty / Grooming Training & Fashion bonanza and The AMAZING Race ~ BackPack Edition. Both events attracting wide interest and participation and which are planned to be held annually.
    • Launched KIKE (Keep In ~ Keep Empowered), a girl centered empowerment program including sanitary towel provision to needy girls which is already running at one centre.
    • Held, facilitated or coordinated numerous workshops, training and school visits (includingRoysambuPrimary School,AryaGirlsSecondary School,Uceke-iniSecondary School)
  • Immediate Plans
    • Incorporate a Junior Board aimed at enhancing the youth leadership, participation and relevance of Rafikistry
    • Roll Out the KIKE Program in another centre
    • Activate the Teen Life Centre by having ongoing activities including indoor games and sports, group therapy & discussions et al, within the already established premises
    • Introduce the newest event, NAWIRI (A coming of age ceremony exclusively for girls) while also running the second editions of FACE UP & BLING IT ON and the AMAZING Race.
    • Complete and launch our website (www.rafikistry.com) and energizing our web presence through various social media.