• Sharon Lewa

How It All Began

10 years today I met Joseph Lewa, who happens to be my husband as well as the co director and founder of Future Foundations! Joseph, from the first time I met him, has taught me about the gift of education & that not every child will automatically get an education! Joseph was fortunate to have two uncles who funded him through school(that's a whole other story)but there was so much pressure for him to give up on school and go and work in a quarry. I dont know what was inside him to enable him to resist temptation and focus on his dreams! Joseph even worked as a labourer in the orphanage that his uncle owned in order to pay back his school fees.

Of course, meeting me was never part of Joseph's dream 😂, but my friends who I travelled to Kenya with, decided to sponsor him to go to university because he had achieved a good secondary education despite all odds and was still passionate about learning more and helping others !

Future Foundations is all about giving young people a foundation and a step up...nobody knows where our paths will lead us, but its always good to have a choice of a different path along the way x


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One of the beginnings of Future Foundations!!! Without Rainbow Community Care and the inspirational Dee, this journey would never of taking place! Dee and the kids she helped are our foundation! #10y

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