Charity details

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Charity Size
Who the charity helps
People at risk of homelessness/ people experiencing homelessness
Overseas communities or charities
Financially disadvantaged people
Last reported
26 September 2020
Next report due
31 December 2020
Financial Year End

Summary of activities

In the last year we have achieved the following results: • 76 needy talented youth assisted with high school fees sponsorship in the last reporting year. • 9 youth completed high school in 2019 (5 boys and 4 girls) assisted by CFA for a total of 56 youth we have assisted since 2014 that have graduated from high school. • Partnering with Nairobi City County Govt (NCCG) we have assisted 19 former street children to be reintegrated from living in NCCG shelters to family based care, and 2 adults have been assisted with independent living. • Average of 70 children per week participating in outreach programs run at NCCG shelters and 170 children attend our library projects per week prior to Covid19 lockdown. • Funded 55 medical treatments of first aid assistance to former street children • 7 improvements to NCCG shelters in the last year such as windows repairs, water tank platform repair, painting of library container, soccer field fence extension, computer network cabling, installation of electricity in library container, and repair of computers. • 71 short term reunification visits funded bus fares for former street children. • 4 economic empowerment projects initiated in the last year • 8 needy talented youth assisted with college university fees and 6 with primary school sponsorship • Assisted 6 churches in needy communities with holding medical camps run by local professionals by supplying them with medicines for the camps • Held 4 youth mentoring learning days at our library projects • Specific to pandemic assisted 39 families with a food parcel, 38 students received data bundles sent to assist with remote learning, and 12 youth assisted with online short courses. For more information: https://www.childrensfortressafrica.org/done-so-far

Charity programs

Program name Classification
Children's Fortress Africa Youth development

Where the charity operates


Financials & Documents

Annual reporting

Title Due Date Date received Download
Financial Report 2021 31 December 2020 Pending
Annual Information Statement 2021 31 December 2020 Not yet submitted
Annual Information Statement 2020 31 January 2021 26 September 2020
Financial Report 2020 No due date Not required - small
Annual Information Statement 2019 31 January 2020 29 July 2019
Financial Report 2019 No due date Not required - small
Annual Information Statement 2018 31 March 2019 6 November 2018
Financial Report 2018 No due date Not required - small
Annual Information Statement 2017 31 January 2018 23 July 2017
Financial Report 2017 No due date Not required
Annual Information Statement 2016 31 January 2017 3 September 2016
Financial Report 2016 No due date Not required
Annual Information Statement 2015 31 January 2016 25 September 2015
Financial Report 2015 No due date 25 September 2015
Annual Information Statement 2014 31 January 2015 4 September 2014
Financial Report 2014 No due date 4 September 2014
Annual Information Statement 2013 31 March 2014 19 August 2014
Financial Report 2013 No due date Not required


Title Date Reporting Year Download
Annual Report 19 November 2019 2019 Download
Annual Report 1 March 2018 Download
Governing Document 19 August 2014 Download


Responsible People

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The charity's subtype history

Purpose Start Date End Date
Advancing education 1 January 2014
Promoting or protecting human rights 1 January 2014
Advancing social or public welfare 1 January 2014
2012 Advancement of education 18 June 2013 31 December 2013
2012 Relief of poverty sickness or needs of the aged 18 June 2013 31 December 2013
2012 Another purpose beneficial to the community 18 June 2013 31 December 2013

Registration status history

Effective Date Status
1 July 2013 Registered
18 June 2013 Registered
27 January 2013 Registered

Enforcement action history

There have been no enforcements for this charity.