May Update: Schools Still Waiting to Open…

The Kenyan government still has the restrictions on movement in place. The closest recorded case remains about 70km away from the village. Most of the families here live from hand to mouth, and are struggling to raise basic food for their families. Our current focus remains paying our teachers’ salaries, and providing food and soap for extremely needy children. We were also able to pay for the school van comprehensive insurance this month. Thank you so much for the great support.

The government has established a committee that will advise the Ministry of Education on the reopening of schools, which we trust will occur soon. Schools have been closed since the 15th March. This has a huge impact on all students but particularly those in rural areas such as Mahanga Village. The committee will also review and reorganise the school calendar as part of the Covid-19 post-recovery strategy.

Calvine has been extremely grateful that he has been able to continue to pay staff salaries throughout this challenging time, and asks that we pass on his thanks to all of you who support Ark Quest Education Centre.


Read More

January Update: 2020 the Year of Plenty!

We are excited about the year ahead. Already opportunities are in the pipeline for greater suppor…

By Lisa Higgins

Update May 2017

Ark Quest visit by staff and students from Milimani Academy. UPDATE Calvine reports that students …

By Lisa Higgins

Changes at Ark Quest Trust

Many of you will be aware that Philip Russell, our founding chairman, recently passed away after a …

By Lisa Higgins

Update June 2017

LATEST UPDATE FROM CALVINE Hard Times – Please Pray At this present time parts of Kenya are strugg…

By Lisa Higgins

March Update: Covid 19 in Kenya

We understand that Covid 19 is a big concern for all of us at the moment, and this is also the cas…

By Lisa Higgins

August Update: Sarah’s Visit

Recently Sarah Jackson visited Ark Quest for the 5th time. Sarah, who is from the UK, has a backgr…

By Lisa Higgins

2023 in Kenya

Ark Quest Education Centre - Great ResultsOnce again we are pleased to report that Ark Quest Educat…

By Lisa Higgins

March Update

Student Sponsorship Update: Victor. We are thrilled to hear that, not only have Whitney and Nipha …

By Lisa Higgins