Olkimitare Nursery School, Aitong Village, Masai Mara


Located near the Kenyan border with Tanzania, the Masai Mara is one of the most spectacular game parks in Africa. An astonishing variety of wildlife lives together on the plains and in the valleys, hills and rivers of the Mara. Lions, leopard, cheetah, elephant, zebra, giraffe, wildebeest and hyena are just a few of the animals that delight visitors. Hundreds of varieties of birds and spectacular scenery make the Mara a highlight of any trip to Eastern Africa. Aitong Village, a Maasai community in the Masai Mara, is the location of the Olkimitare Nursery School.

At Olkimitare, FKSW has provided resources for:
  • primary school scholarships for 6 students for 8 years each
  • curriculum texts, exercise books, wall charts, chalk, erasers, and other materials and supplies as needed each term for the current classroom
  • materials and labor to construct a new classroom
  • materials to build a fence around the compound
  • desks and benches for classrooms
  • Soccer uniforms and balls