About Koinonia Community

Koinonia is a lay organization promoting integral human development and community life. We foster a culture of peace and solidarity, striving to counteract the economic and social evils bred by individualism.

We give preference to the ‘little ones’ in difficult circumstances, the marginalized and the oppressed. Through our human development programmes, Koinonia embraces people of all backgrounds, finding in their diversity unique aspects of common humanity.

We serve African children and youth in Kenya, Zambia and the Nuba Mountains area in Sudan.

Our first program in Zambia was established in the year 1980, while in Kenya, we began in 1990. In 1995, Koinonia in the Nuba Mountains of Sudan was established.

Guiding Values

Koinonia Community has identified the following core values, which it undertakes to integrate in all its work. These values are:

  1. We give a chance to the marginalized and vulnerable little ones in the community for the promotion of human dignity
  2. We aspire to  offer everyone equal chances in life while respecting our diversity for inclusiveness
  3. We belong to each other and seek to empower the people we live and work with for sustainable development
  4. Our professional service is towards integrity, social justice and peace
  5. We live by the African and Christian spirituality
  6. We live in communion as one family with brotherhood/Sisterhood among members and those we work with in Openness and accountability
  7. We care and share as we serve to establish the kingdom of God.

 

Which Way Forward?

Koinonia Community is determined to ensure that all the established initiatives become self-sustaining. This involves strengthening of our training activities and social entrepreneurial capacities, with the support and expertise of our network of friends.





Focus Areas

About Koinonia Community

Education

Community Mobilization

Economic Stability

We Care, We Share

Kivuli Centre
Koinonia Community started Kivuli Centre in 1997 to cater for the needs of vulnerable boy child with...
Anita Home
Anita Home was born in the year 1999 from the desire of Giulio Bianchi and from his involvement with...
Tone la Maji
Tone la maji is a rehabilitation center under Koinonia Community that aims at rehabilitating, provid...
Riruta Health Project
Riruta Health Project (RHP) offers medical services to the entire community of Kabiria, its goal bei...
Koinonia Rescue Centres
Koinonia operates two rescue centres; Ndugu Mdogo Rescue Centre in Kibera, and Mother House Rescue C...
Families to Families Project
FAMILIES TO FAMILIES is a social project of Koinonia Community; initiated to facilitate youth/ch...

OUR FACTS

99
Economically Empowered
99
Years of Service
99
Annual Beneficiaries
99
Initiatives

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Latest News & Events

Vacancy for the Position of Speech Therapist for Children
April 19, 2018
Koinonia Community is seeking to fill the position of a speech therapist for children as detailed below; Reporting line: Project manager. Responsibilities...
Nairobi Carnival – A first in Kenya
April 16, 2018
Flying matatu. Puppets. Pomp and color. Aspects that characterized the Nairobi Carnival. The first of its kind in Nairobi, Kenya held on the 14th April, 2018 at...
Peer Educators Advert 2018
March 27, 2018
Koinonia Community is seeking to fill the positions of project assistants (Peer educators) as detailed below; NB: THIS OPPORTUNITY IS FOR CURRENT AND FORMER ...
Vacancy for a Primary School Teacher
March 24, 2018
Koinonia Community is seeking to fill the position of a teacher as detailed below;  Job title: Primary school Teacher Reporting line: Project Manager.

Contact Us

  • Contact us via any of the channels provided below:

  • P.O. BOX 21255 - 00505 Nairobi, KE
  • Phone: +254.722.202198
  • Email: communications@koinoniakenya.org
  • Website: http://koinoniacommunity.org