What we do...

  • Sponsor African Students
  • Increase HIV & Drugs Awareness
  • Comissioned Projects

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Welcome to SAAS

Sponsor an African Scholar (SAAS) is an Irish charity (Charity Number CHY 17318) that provides sustainable solutions to communities in Kenya. SAAS was founded in early 2006 in response to the exploitation being experienced by young people and their families who live in extreme poverty.

As we believe sustainable development involves the development of people, our mission is to empower people with the knowledge and skills that will enable them to live a life of self reliance and self respect so that they can overcome the challenges faced within their society.

Maths Camp 2013

Maths Camp 2013 ran from Monday 12th to Friday 16th August 2013 and welcomed over 500 students through the doors of Kongowea School in Mombasa.

Find out more about this year's Maths Camp.


SAAS operates in Kongowea, an area of Mombassa, Kenya. Nora Doyle created this video that captures the spirit of the people of Kongowea who we work to help.

Video by Nora Doyle 2014

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Benedict Luganje

Benedict was born on 4th January 1987. He's a full time student at Kenyatta University. He will graduate in 2013 with a Bachelor's Degree in Arts.

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