We rescue orphaned and abandoned children in Africa.

Rehema Home is a Kenyan organization, founded in 1998 by Kenyan leaders who refused to ignore the orphan crisis in their communities. We currently care for nearly 100 children, half of whom are HIV positive.

Rehema Home is one organization with two distinct locations, two international fundraising offices, and a worldwide family of supporters, but at the end of the day we are a Home.


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Children awaiting sponsors

Joseph O.

FULL NAME: Joseph Obunde BIRTHDAY: May 6, 2009 If you hear the kids yelling “Obunde” around Rehema Home Bukura, you can be sure they are referring to Joseph. He is a sweet boy who is [...]

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Excerpts from Tangazo!

The Story of Us

You know many of our kids and some of our staff, but do you know how Rehema Home came together? It all started when the Pentecostal Evangelical Fellowship of Africa (PEFA) asked "Uncle" Irvin and "Auntie" [...]

Progress & Preparation

John Wicks, Founder of Faith Builders, and Irvin Schwandt, Co-Founder/ Director of Rehema Home, are collaborating to make The Bridge Campus a reality. As you can see from the photo on the right, both John [...]

Watch & Learn

Every time I visit Rehema Home, one of the children asks me if I know their sponsor. Sometimes I do, but most the time I don't. Either way I love the question - it shows me [...]