About Us

Who We Are

About KMF

The Kalonzo Musyoka Foundation is a nonprofit making organization dedicated to the improvement of quality of life for all, alleviation of poverty, provision of healthcare and promotion of justice, peace, cultural values, human rights, democracy and conservation of environment.

The Foundation aims at developing strategic alliances and partnership while fostering community engagements to not only identify needy areas of assistance but also pool adequate resources for the implementation of various programs.

We have 10 full time staff and between 5 to 10 volunteers (mostly our beneficiaries) and three consultant firms (Legal, auditors and Information Technology).

Our Vision

A just, healthy, peaceful and democratic society, especially in Africa as envisioned by the Founder Hon. Dr. Stephen Kalonzo Musyoka.

Our Mission

To be the premier Foundation providing infrastructure and support needed by the people to grow, expand and realize their full potential through partnerships aimed at contributing towards a better and peaceful world

 

Our Purpose

To identify and work in programming areas where the Foundation can provide both leadership and initiatives for the people to eradicate poverty, illiteracy and be self-reliant.

 

Core Values

  • Professionalism

KMF will continue to be honest and remain committed to ethical and professional standards of the highest order.

  • Integrity

KMF will continue to ensure that accountability and transparency prevails in all its undertakings. Thus KMF overriding interest will be to ensure that resources at its disposal are used to further the targeted community agenda.

  • Justice

KMF is dedicated to ensuring that it exercises justice in all its dealings and being fair and free to all in its work

  • Innovation

KMF pursues, provides avenues of, and encourages innovation practices aimed at changing our beneficiary’s lives not only effectively but also efficiently.

  • leadership

KMF guides and facilitates others to make a positive difference in their own lives and to contribute to a larger good, by application of leadership qualities as the competencies of leadership are activated, learned, developed, and practiced.  By focusing on what people believe and value, and then positively building on this understanding.

Our Objectives

  1. Strengthening of democratic values:To encourage good governance through consensus and majority participation in an open and transparent manner. This presupposes availability of a just and accountable system that does not condone corruption, discrimination, nepotism, and other social inequities. The organization further aims at working for the development of democratic societies, strengthening the capacities of civil society and promoting human rights and the rule of law.
  2. Poverty Reduction: The Foundation role is to empower marginalized communities by availing resources and suitable environment for conducting profitable developmental activities that help alleviate poverty and assuage suffering.
  3. Promote Global development initiative: The Foundation intends to assist communities and countries through provision of expertise and resource to help them achieve sustainable development. This is done through the involvement of communities in economic activities for the betterment of their lives.
  4. Provision of healthcare: The Foundation aims at undertaking healthcare programs that help in the improvement of healthcare services as well as advocacy for prevention of poverty related diseases such as; HIV/AIDS, malaria and tuberculosis. It intends to launch an HIV-AIDS awareness campaign, aimed at fighting the spread and prevalence of those ailments while stemming outbreaks of epidemics. The Foundation will be partnering with other like minded organizations world wide.
  5. Conflict resolution and reconciliation: The Foundation aims at ensuring conflict resolution and peace making by preventing and resolving armed and political conflicts around the globe.
  6. Establishment of democracy programs: The Foundation aims at working for the development of democratic societies worldwide by observing elections, strengthening the capacity of civic organizations and promoting the rule of law.
  7. To support a bursary scheme to assist in educational support and research
  8. To strengthen the capacity of people of Kenya and throughout Africa to meet the challenges of global interdependence through development of programs and partnerships in the following areas; Health Security; Leadership Development; Community Development; and Regional Peace and Reconciliation
  9. To undertake programs aimed at HIV / AIDS research and improving the health of the public especially in regerds to terminal diseases and access to other healthcare facilities
  10. To promote Human Rights Initiatives intervening on behalf of victims of human rights abuses and integrating human rights approaches and principles into the activities of the organization
  11. To support cultural Museums that preserve the African culture and values
  12. To establish an Endowment fund to receive grants, donations, gifts and assistance in any form whatsoever for any one or more of the objects of the Organization. To establish a non profit making fund in any country or countries for the purpose of receiving donations from the private and corporate persons and for the channeling the same to the Organization’s development operations
  13. To apply to any governments or authority, public bodies, corporations, companies or persons for and to accept grants or gifts of money and of any movable or immovable property to take the same subject to any special trust which may be prescribed by the donor thereof
  14. To support programs aimed at leadership development and governance especially among the youth.