Newsletter – Jan 2024

Community children participating in the Plastic for Books Project

During the month, CWC awarded 5 beneficiaries of the secondary school bursary from the 2023 KCPE candidates. 3 of them are from the LUMO Community, and 2 of them from Samburu community. The three winners from LUMO represented three ranches, Lualenyi, Mramba and Oza. These students obtained 392, 382 and 348 marks, securing chances to join Kenyatta High School, Chogoria Girls High School, and Dr. Aggrey High School consecutively.

End Year Newsletter – Dec 2023

Welcome to the latest edition of our newsletter, where we bring you updates on our ongoing initiatives aimed at fostering community development and wildlife conservation.

Newsletter – Nov 2023

Community Engagement through drama activities

CWC visited Laghonyi Cultural Centre in Mnamu, which is run by Wadawida Wavini Gonda CBO, a traditional dancers and cultural group. The center is in a community conserved area having paranoic views of the Taita plains and Mt. Kilimanjaro, and is near caves with a very rich Taita history. The dancers engage themselves with two Taita traditional dances, Kishawi- without drums, and the Mwazindika- which includes drumming. They are planning to incorporate two other traditional dances, zeze and mshondo, to diversify their products.

Newsletter – Oct 2023

The clinic was conducted at Mwakitau Primary School for the three days, including 17th, 18th and 19th of October 2023. It was organized by Ol-malaika Trust, Community & Wildlife Conservation, Lions Bluff Lodge, LUMO Community Wildlife Conservancy, and the Ministry of Health