Makena Center for Ability and Hope

Enhancing the lives of all individuals:
The Makena Center for Ability & Hope

The MAKENA Center for ABILITY & HOPE is committed to being a beacon of empowerment and inclusivity, dedicated to enhancing the lives of individuals with disabilities. This center will serve as a vital hub for support, advocacy, and resources, fostering a community where every person, regardless of ability, can thrive.

Our Promise

To deliver more ABILITY to 100% of EVERYONE who shows up with a disability.


The Future at the Makena Center for Ability & Hope

Comprehensive Support Services

We provide a wide range of tailored support services, including counseling, therapy, educational programs, and assistive technology resources. Our goal is to address the unique needs of each individual and empower them to achieve their full potential.

Advocacy and Awareness

We are passionate about advocating for the rights and inclusion of people with disabilities in all aspects of society. Through outreach programs, workshops, and awareness campaigns, we work to break down barriers and promote understanding and acceptance.

Accessible Facilities and Programs

Our center is designed with accessibility in mind, ensuring that everyone can fully participate in our programs and activities. From wheelchair ramps to sensory-friendly spaces, we strive to create an environment that is welcoming and inclusive for all.

Community Engagement

We believe in the power of community and the importance of connection. Through support groups, social events, and networking opportunities, we foster a sense of belonging and solidarity among individuals with disabilities and their families.

Research and Innovation

We are committed to advancing knowledge and innovation in the field of disability studies. Through research initiatives and partnerships with academic institutions, we seek to drive positive change and improve the lives of people with disabilities worldwide.

Makena Center for Ability and Hope Impact


By supporting the MAKENA Center for ABILITY & HOPE, you are not just donating funds – you are investing in a brighter, more inclusive future for people of all abilities. Your contribution will help us continue to provide vital services and advocate for positive change, making a meaningful difference in the lives of countless individuals and families. Together, we can build a more inclusive society where everyone has the opportunity to thrive.

Answering the call for over two decades.

Since 2006 we have impacted countless lives in Kenya thanks to our ongoing partnership with Hearts Afire. 
Learn more about our partners.

impacted in the area

unique missions

mosquito nets provided

local partners & allies

Join Our Mission

100% of every dollar donated goes directly to helping the people of Kenya.