Thuranira Kathiai Foundation is a non-profit organization based in Meru, Kenya with a profound
commitment to improving the lives of vulnerable communities. The foundation focuses on
several key groups within Kenyan society, particularly children living in children’s homes, the
elderly, persons living with disabilities, and needy school-going children.
The mission of the Thuranira Kathiai Foundation is to advocate for justice, equality, economic
growth, and access to nutritionally adequate food for the aforementioned target groups. The
organization actively receives and manages donations, grants, and various forms of assistance,
both financial and in-kind, to advance its mandate on behalf of development and implementing
In order to sustain and expand its impact, the foundation has taken a strategic step by
establishing an endowment fund. This fund serves as a vehicle to receive grants, donations, gifts,
and any other forms of assistance from a wide array of sources, including international entities,
the Kenyan government, private sector, and other stakeholders. These contributions are directed
towards supporting and benefiting the target populations in alignment with the organization’s
core objectives. Thuranira Kathiai Foundation is currently striving to raise KSHS 15,000,000 to
further its initiatives and maximize its positive influence on the lives of those in need.
To uplift and empower the most vulnerable members of society in Meru. Our focus is on children residing in children’s homes, the elderly, persons living with disabilities, and underprivileged school-going children. We are dedicated to promoting justice, equality, sustainable economic growth, and ensuring access to nutritionally sound food for these target groups. Through strategic partnerships, effective advocacy, and community engagement, we strive to create a lasting and positive impact on their lives, enabling them to lead dignified, fulfilling, and hopeful futures. Our commitment is grounded in the belief that every individual deserves an opportunity to thrive and contribute meaningfully to society, regardless of their circumstances.
To create a compassionate and inclusive society in Meru where every child, elderly person, individual with disabilities, and needy school-going child can realize their full potential and lead a life of dignity and fulfillment. We envision a future where:
1. Empowerment and Equality: Every individual, irrespective of age or ability, has equal access to opportunities, resources, education, and healthcare, enabling them to reach their maximum potential.
2. Sustainable Growth: We aim for a Kenya where sustainable economic growth is a reality, leading to improved living standards, reduced poverty, and enhanced overall well-being for the marginalized and underserved.
3. Nutritional Security: Our vision encompasses a nation where all vulnerable groups have access to nutritious and sufficient food, ensuring their physical and mental well-being.
4. Advocacy and Justice: We strive for a society where justice is served, advocacy is strong, and the voices of the marginalized are heard and respected, leading to greater inclusivity and fairness.
5. Community Cohesion and Support: Our vision includes fostering a sense of community, where individuals support and uplift one another, creating a cohesive and caring environment for all.
6. Education and Knowledge: We envision a future where education is a fundamental right, and knowledge is a catalyst for positive change, enabling personal growth and societal development.
7. Collaboration and Partnership: We see a society where partnerships and collaborations between stakeholders, both locally and internationally, drive impactful initiatives, furthering our collective mission for a better Kenya.