Jane Wathome

Founder, Beacon of Hope, Nairobi, Kenya - interview at Beacon of Hope

Philanthropy, Health & Education

Launch Date: August 23, 2011

Words of wisdom: "Be the change you want to see in the world.” Gandhi

Jane Wathome, Founder, Beacon of Hope

Beacon of Hope is a registered Faith based and community non-governmental organization instituted to address the HIV/AIDS pandemic among women in poor communities.  This is achieved by setting up programs to assist in the prevention and management of the disease. BOH was registered in 2002 when it commenced its operations in HIV/AIDS work in Ongata Rongai.

Its Mission: To bring hope to women living with and affected by HIV/AIDS within poor communities by empowering and equipping them to meet their spiritual, physical, emotional and economic and family

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  • Rusia Bariho 2011-09-11 18:46:26

    So inspiring and motivating for all women to be positive agents of transformation.

  • Clene Nyiramahoro 2011-08-22 15:40:09

    I have heard about Beacon of Hope before. I have met Jane personally. I am glad there are women like her in Africa. Her story is so inspiring and encouraging. Taking care of those who cannot help themselves is a noble calling. We need more women like you Jane. Suzanne, thank you for letting the world know, that there is still hope in Africa for the African women. Your courage and determination is commendable. Reading this interview makes me believe that, "Yes we can and together we will make a difference.