About Us

Solicitude for Orphans Children Support Group{SFOCSG} is a non-profit, non-party in politics, established in 2002 and registered in Kenya under The Ministry of Gender, Sports, Culture & Social Services on 20th July, 2004 as a Community Based Organization{CBO} located in the Soweto slums in Kayole-Nairobi. The CBO objective is to raise the development potential of the poor to enable them lead an adequate and self-sustainable life in the community.

SFOCSG also fosters partnership and collaboration between and amongst its communities through its various activities.

With its focus on community development, the CBO  has a defined target groups: Orphans and Vulnerable Children, Widows, People Living With HIV/AIDS and youth.

VISION STATEMENT

A society that raises the standards of living of children, women and youth through education, business and economic empowerment, development, protection, health and participation.

MISSION STATEMENT

To improve the lives of children, women and youth in local communities through education, economic empowerment and social amenities in collaboration with other affinity groups that raises their standard of living.

CORE VALUES

  • Non-profit.
  • Non-party in politics.
  • Upholds human dignity and worth, integrity, equal opportunity, participation and professionalism.
  • Transparency and Accountability – We are open to all our dealings. We take personal responsibility for using our resources efficiently, achieving measurable results, and being accountable to supporters, partners, and, most of all, children, women, youth and the community.
  • Ambition – We are demanding of ourselves and colleagues, set high goals and are committed to improving the quality of everything we do for children, women, youth and the community.
  • Collaboration – We respect and value each other, thrive on our diversity, and work with partners to leverage our global strength in making a difference for children, women, youth and the community.
  • Creativity – We are open to new ideas, embrace change, and take disciplined risks to develop sustainable solutions for and with children, women, youth and the community.
  • Hope – We strive to offer positive anticipation to the community.
  • Enthusiasm -We attend to our community with zeal.
  • Teamwork – SFOCSG calls for team of medical, psycho-social, professionals, as well as religious leaders.