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bridge to brisbane!

The Bridge to Brisbane is a yearly event in Brisbane that attracts over 40,000 participants. This year 16 of them were proudly wearing fws t-shirts!

to kesho leo and back: a student's tale

Here at fws we like to think the best way to educate people is by showing, not telling. That's why we'€™ve been so happy to have hosted, over the last few months, four classes of Form 1 students from Edmund Rice Sinoni Secondary School as part of their unit focus on sustainability.

kesho leo's got talent

Kesho Leo's Got Talent: our very first Combined Singing and Dancing Day!

Kesho Leo Francis Kealy Library

Read all about it… Kesho Leo's Francis Kealy Library For those of you who don'€™t know, Kesho Leo has started its very own on-site library and has been proudly offering and growing its services to the Kesho Leo mamas, kids, students and workers

mini olympics!

In the spirit of this year's 2012 Olympic Games in London, fws'€™ Kesho Leo Early Education Centre teamed up with the local Engosengiu Primary School and held their very own '€˜Mini Olympics'€™!

kesho leo makes learning fun!

For most people, learning another language is not such an easy task and takes much time and commitment. For the past four years fws has been running onsite interactive education programs including weekly English Classes for the house mamas living at Kesho Leo.

fundraising trivia night

The fws Fundraising Trivia Night was held on Friday 2nd March, at the Fitzroy Bowls Club in Melbourne. With 80+ people vying for the top trivia team prize, and  a total of $1,502.55 raised towards the '€™Call out security fee'€™ '€“ an essential item from the Shopping List '€“ the night was heaps of fun and a huge success.

Krismasi at Kesho Leo

Worldwide, Christmas, or rather Krismasi in Kiswahili, is often described as a time of celebration, a time of sharing and counting ones blessings while bestowing some on others, less fortunate.


Graduations are certainly a time for ceremonies, celebrations and parties and it is no different in Tanzania…

fws mourns loss of beloved mama

fws and Sinon Community mourns the loss of a mother and friend Dear fws friends and supporters, We have received tragic news this week that Ester Mbaga, beloved Kesho Leo house mama and leader, has passed away suddenly.