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Welcome to Watoto e.V.

Watoto (meaning “children” in Kiswahili) is a charitable society based in Germany, which has been dedicated with its support in Kenya since 1996. Watoto e.V. supports children and their families in the district of Kwale, approx. 50 km south of Mombasa. There it provides support to the six schools of Mekaela Academies, organises and take care of sponsorships for needy children, as well as providing the opportunity for voluntary work for those wishing to get involved locally.

Please enjoy the story of a successful school project in Africa and find out why our pupils have every reason to be happy.

Watoto e.V. would we very glad to provide you with information concerning various possibilities to support us and the children in Kenya, e.g. such as making a donation or a sponsorship.

Watoto has been awarded the seal of approval by DZI and is entitled to issue tax-receipts. The society has more than 1,000 active sponsors and is supported by various renowned foundations.


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