Partner: Macheo
In the region Thika, Kenia Join for Joy cooperates with Macheo Children's Centre (“Macheo”). Macheo provides fulltime family-oriented care at the Children’s Home, nutritional meals at schools to increase attendance, healthcare information and medical care to families in need and educational seminars to empower families and their communities. Ruth and Ann Gakubu coordinate the Sport and play program at twenty primary schools in Thika, Kenia

Partner: Caritas
Caritas Uganda was founded in 1970 and is the overall coordinating body for the socio-economic development of the Uganda Episcopal Conference. The agency’s main functions are in areas of social services, development and advocacy with the main goal of providing emergency relief and rehabilitation, poverty eradication, HIV/AIDS prevention, improving community livelihood, promoting good governance, enhance organizational development and peace building. Hilda Mbabazi and Bruno Mugisha Biryomumaisho coordinate the implementation of the Join for Joy Sports and play program.


Partner: Sport in Action (SIA Founded in 1998, SIA was the first Zambian sports NGO with Sport for Development as its core principle. With Sport for development (the use of sport as a tool for social change) asits underlying principle, SIA positively impacts the lives of thousands of children throughout 12 districts in Zambia.