We believe every child deserves an excellent education.



We imagine a world where schools are a vibrant place for all children to develop the skills and strength of character to thrive and succeed.  


Strategic Goals for 2018 and Beyond

I’m now coming to the end of my first quarter as Executive Director of Dignitas.  It has been an interesting season – I have really enjoyed diving into our work, exploring our impact and engaging with the team. One of the key tasks assigned to me by the board is to...

Transforming Classrooms

Ngrrrrrrrr! The bell goes at exactly 10:40am. It is time for tea. Teacher Felistus of Brightburn Academy is standing in front of her class. Suddenly all the children in class stand up. She notices that some children at the back are still writing. She squares up and...

Celebrating Women in Education

Meet Jane Mugweru, Founder and School Director at Riruta Jubilee Academy   As we celebrate women in March, we’re highlighting amazing women who are a driving change in education! We spent time with Jane Mugweru, learning more about her journey and her passion to...

A Promise for a Better Future

Left – Right: Sherryl, Laventa, Enzina, Millan, Jelphine, Nelly, Cynthia, Angela, Sally, Colleen. Today officially marks one month since our new cohort of Dottie Scholars joined high school! From the 2017 Kenya Certificate of Primary Education (K.C.P.E) data,...

Meet our New Executive Director!

Letter from Our New Executive Director Dear Partners and Friends of Dignitas, It is with great excitement that I write to you in my new role as Dignitas’ Executive Director. From my first meeting with Tiffany to my engagement with the wider team over the last three...