In the eyes of The Emecz (Part 3)

Twenty years ago the Happy Life Mission started with four children being rescued in the suburb of Kasarani in Nairobi. Twenty years later we joined in with the 164 current kids at the two campuses, staff and two of the founders Peter and Faith to celebrate two decades of infant rescue and care. We met…

In the eyes of the Emecz (Part 2)

Our second week here in Kenya (see week 1 report) included a weekend visit out to the second location for Happy Life Mission – near a small village called Juja Farm which is about an hour NorthEast of Nairobi. Several years ago the program bought five acres of land there with a view to build…

In the eyes of The Emecz

It’s our tenth year working with Happy Life Mission and our ninth Christmas visit to the project in the suburb of Kasarani in Nairobi in Kenya. Only one COVID year prevented us from visiting these amazing kids. We were back last year and now in 2022 travel is almost back to normal. It’s an amazing way to spend Christmas…

From the Unwanted Womb to the World

Happy Life Children’s Home, the Rescue pillar of Happy Life Mission, gives home to babies who have been abandoned by their earthly parents but not by God. At the core we believe that even though the circumstances that led these children’s abandonment were messy, they do not define any of them in any way. You…

Back to School!

We had a short school holiday (10 days) and it’s now over and the students are back to school. We’re excited about this new term and the students look hopeful and ready to hit the ground running. Our education pillar offers quality education to students at both the primary and secondary levels. Learn more on…

The gift that keeps giving

Oh, how beautiful love is. And how beautiful life is for those who share it. Friendship makes life easier to face especially on days we have no idea how to take the next step. We love to see the children grow their friendships and get to do so many things together. Be a part of…

Children are a Gift from God

“Children are a gift from the Lord; they are a reward from him.” ~ Psalms 127:3 We rescue children who are abandoned in different circumstances by their earthly parents. What w believe is that, even though their biological parents abandon them, their Father in heaven has a much greater plan for each one of these…

Happy New Month – July!

New week, new month and definitely new energy We hope the other half of the year brings you great joy and hope. July is the seventh month; the beginning of the second half of the year and this could bring some pressure with it. You may be tempted to beat yourself up for not achieving…

Why We Do It…

Our vision is to give abandoned babies a home and hope for their adoption. Almost all of the children that come to Happy Life Mission come without a name. We give them a name and we love them. We strive to make the world a better place; one child at a time. Loving these children…