About Sunrise

Sunrise Social Development Foundation  is a Christian local Public Benefit Organization (Non- Governmental organization), which was founded in December 2003 and registered as a Children Charitable Institution in July 2007.

The Sunrise Social Development Foundation {S.S.D.F.} has established several projects, the most  common is Sunrise Children’s Home, Kabarnet to care and support the most needy and desperate orphaned, abandoned and other vulnerable children.

This project was officially launched and dedicated to the Glory of God on 22nd December 2003.The home admitted the first 6 children in January 2004. It was further officially registered in March 2007 by the Department of Children’s Services in the government of Kenya as a charitable children institution to deal with children issues under certificate number CDEN 000031.


To give orphaned, abandoned and vulnerable children basic foundation in order to arise and Shine for the glory of God (Biblical Reference: Isaiah 60:1-2)



To improve the living standard and welfare of orphans, abandoned and vulnerable children through provision of care and support services.



  • To champion the rights of children by establishing a model children’s home to cater for all the needs for the orphaned, desperate and needy children.
  • To free them from the bondage of poverty and danger by accessing them to the best education and supporting them through to university level.
  • Providing them with counseling, spiritual nurture and responsible upbringing.