Friends of Yimbo (FOY) is a non-profit organization that works with the people of Yimbo village in western Kenya. Founded by Ben and Charles Odipo, FOY is a collective effort of friends around the world.
These friends have a strong desire to help the people of Yimbo, and believe that by changing one life at a time FOY will and can empower an entire community to achieve a better life.
FOY continues to mobilize networks of compassionate individuals who are interested in humanitarian work, cultural eCaption_Davidxchange and travel expeditions.
Friends of Yimbo's goal is to improve the lives of the people of Yimbo through practices of self-sufficiency.
The organization focus areas are:
(i) Clean Safe Drinking water
(iii) Micro-enterprising for women and Youth vocational training
(iv) Community Health
(v) Proper Nutrition for Children