ELA Kenya progress up to September 21′

Greetings dear friends of ELA organisation, 

from September 2020 until September 2021: 

-all payments were made to government offices to obtain all permits from the Ministry of the Environment, the Ministry of Health,

– a building permit has been obtained for the construction of the said structures,

– all operating licenses of the organisation have been obtained,

-access road to Ela’s land was excavated and built
and fortified with stones and rollers,

– electricity and public water supply were brought to the site,

– 110m2 building with 2 classrooms of a center for children with
special needs was built

– 2 kitchens 40m² (one half open where you will cook on charcoal
and wood) for cooking daily meals for Ela’s children, team and volunteers) was built

– 45m2 building with 3 rooms for volunteers was built

– 35m² office for the manager and Ela’s team was built

– 10m² bathroom with 2 showers for volunteers was built

– 2 toilet blocks (6 toilets) 15m² were built

– 5 concrete structures for the installation of water tanks +
water tanks (5000 liters to 10,000 liters) were built

– well and septic tank were built

– 3 retaining walls next to the mentioned buildings (total
50m²x3m²) were built


On this occasion, a heartfelt thank you to ELA’s biggest supporters Branko and Nataša Bogovič (company Svet dekorja) and the project You Are Angel too with Janez Štros (Rotary club Kranj+friends), who greatly contributed to the continuation of the construction.


What is still awaiting to be done before programs can start:

-build a music film school for children and troubled youth

-equip all the mentioned premises

– paint all rooms

-place a fence around the land for the safety of children and staff

-buy a 10,000l. water tank

-purchase a solar system and collectors for the needs of the centre

– set up a children’s playground (swings, slides,…)


THANK YOU, to each and everyone of you, for being part of our mosaic and thus helping African children towards receiving a better education and having an opportunity to nurture their talents. 


What’s going on in Kenya in video format (I speak in Slovenian but do enjoy the marvelous sights)-April 2021

Progress of building-September 2021 (see upper video)



You can support our Kenyan and Malawian projects here: http://www.ela-africa.org/slo/donate  




Jana, Ela’s team and Ela’s African angels