The Imani Project is a partnership between Americans and Africans, dedicated to acting against HIV/AIDS and improving health conditions in rural Kenya. The mission of the Imani Project is to empower Kenyan villagers to become educators, advocates, caregivers and HIV/AIDS activists in their own communities. Imani Project donors, sponsors, and volunteers support children and families affected by HIV/AIDS.

AIDS Orphans, Disabled Children and HIV+ Families

The Imani Project matches African children orphaned by AIDS and HIV+ families with international sponsors. A gift of $30/month provides food and support for the child and his or her host family.

HIV/AIDS Education

The Imani Project teaches classes on HIV/AIDS awareness and prevention to school children and adults in remote villages on the coast of Kenya.

Health & Wellness

The Imani Project is dedicated to improving the health and well-being of Kenyan villagers.

Maternal and Child Health Program

Medical Services

Community Improvements

Poverty is a major problem in Kenya. The Imani Project is assisting to educate villagers and develop healthier communities.

Unsponsored Children & HIV+ Families

Emmanuel Ndaro Zuma

Emmanuel Ndaro ZumaBoy, 9 years old Emmanuel and his disabled sister live with their mother in Mpirani Village. Their father died of a stroke. Emmanuel is in standard 2 at Gola Zula Primary. The mother has no job and tries to support her children with the few crops...

Eunice and Alex Ngumbao

Eunice and Alex Ngumbao Girl, 9 & Boy, 7 years old Eunice and Alex live with their mother and 3 siblings in the village of Masheheni. Their father died a few months ago and the family had to move from their old home to a village quite far away. The children have...

Grace Pendo Safari

Grace Pendo SafariGirl, 0 years Grace was born in July 2021.  Her mother died a week after she was born.  Grace lives with her father and 3 siblings (ages 3, 7, and 11) in Mnazi Mmoja village. Grace is very small and needs milk to grow.  Her father is unemployed and...

Hamisi Vgumbao Hinzano

Hamisi Vgumbao Hinzano Boy, 10 years old Hamisi and his 3 siblings live with their mother in Mpirani Village. Their father died of HIV AIDS and suffered from malaria. Hamisi was in standard 2 at Mpirani Primary. This year he was pulled out of school because they could...

Ian Kasena

Mother and Father both HIV+. All taking Antivirals Ian is 4 and in the baby class at the Imani Project preschool. This family are local farmers, but because of the extensive draught (and they were in a village that got NO rain). They are malnourished, have health...

Josiah Maitha

Josiah is 14 years old, and in standard 5 (5th grade) at Bodio Primary School. Josiah and his father and mother are HIV+. The family lives in Marafa village. The mother is not living at home due to problems with her husband. Father works whenever he has the...

Kelvin Kombe

Kelvin and his mother are both HIV+. Kelvin is 4 years old, and in kindergarten and Ngandu Primary School. They live in Ngandu village. Kelvin has one older sibling who is 13 and also attending Ngandu Primary School. The family needs financial assistance as mother is...

Luky Kazungu

Luky Kazungu and his mother are HIV+. They live in Kagaguta Village with his four siblings who are HIV negative. Luky is 13 years old and is in standard 2 in Kagaguta Primary School. His HIV+ mother must commute long distances for work. The family is very malnourished...

Mercyline Jumwa

Mercyline Jumwa Girl, 3 1/2 years old Mercyline is HIV+ as is her mother. Her father died of AIDS. Mercyline and her mother live with her 5 siblings in Magarini Hill Village. Her mother sells old clothes and tends a small garden when she is physically able. She is...

Mohamed Katana

Mhamed Katana is a 17 year old HIV+ boy who lives in Mtsangamali village with his five siblings and HIV+ parents. Mhamed is malnourished and has repeatedly had severe ear infections. Mhamed is in standard four at Mtsangamali Primary. Payment Options:  ...