Welcome To Hilde Back Education Fund

The Hilde Back Education Fund, (HBEF) is a Kenyan charitable organization that provides financial support to bright children from poor families to enable them get education at the secondary school level. HBEF’S focus is promotion of education as a fundamental human right.


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News on November 25, 2015

Beneficiary Monitoring and Support Visits

As the Pope arrives in Kenya for his first ever visit to Africa this evening, we welcome him and wish him a fruitful and blessed stay. We are on the final touches for our tri-annual Beneficiary Monitoring and Support Visit that begins on Monday 30th ... Read more

News on November 9, 2015

Best wishes to the 2015 KCPE Class

The Kenya Certificate of Secondary Examination(KCSE)ended last week after a month of exams. We thank God with our 167 candidates who were sitting the same and look forward to celebrating their success results next year in February. It has been a grea... Read more

News on October 13, 2015

October 21, 2015 - Purple Cake Day in Kenya

October 21, 2015 - Purple Cake Day in Kenya

Dear HBEF Friend The Rose of Sharon kindergarten kids are joining HBEF in celebrating Purple Cake Day in Kenya on October 21, 2015 by raising money to support the 15th child. Please fill in to their basket and join the kids helping kids in Purple Ca... Read more

News on July 14, 2015

Help Kimani finish college

Help Kimani finish college

Its with gratitude and a lot of appreciation that I take time to write this to all of you. It has been a while since I said what is going on with me. I have been up and down praying and putting all my plans before God who is the provider to all of us... Read more

News on May 12, 2015

Our 2014 Form Four Candidates Performance

KENYA CERTIFICATE OF SECONDARY EDUCATION (KCSE) RESULTS FOR HILDE BACK EDUCATION FUND CLASS OF 2014 Our 2014 Form Four candidates performed remarkably well in their Kenya Certificate of Secondary Examination. The Kenya University and College Central... Read more

News on March 7, 2015

HBEF 2015 Beneficiaries

HBEF 2015 Beneficiaries

Through the Sponsor to Child Program, in 2015 HBEF awarded 49 bright needy children 4 year sponsorship in support of their secondary school education. This brings to 571 the total number of students who have been supported by the Fund. The award was ... Read more

News on February 27, 2015

"A Small Act" Documentary

"A Small Act" Documentary

A documentary film that focuses on the work of HBEF has been nominated for "Best Documentary" in the Emmy Awards. The film has also made a successful debut on the world stage, with popular appearances at key film festivals in America, Europe and the ... Read more

News on February 21, 2015

HBEF Community celebrates the 92nd Birthday of Madam Hilde Back

HBEF Community celebrates the 92nd Birthday of Madam Hilde Back

Ms Hilde Back, the Swedish woman who is the inspiration behind the creation of HBEF, celebrated her 92nd birthday on 3 October 2014, with tributes pouring in from many people in Kenya and elsewhere whose lives she has changed forever. Read more

News on February 21, 2015

HBEF Report on "The Right to Education" Launched in Johannesburg

HBEF Report on "The Right to Education" Launched in Johannesburg

A new HBEF report titled "Promoting Education as a Human Right" was launched on the 10th of October in Johannesburg, the same day the world learned that Malala, the young education activist from Pakistan, had been awarded the Nobel Peace Prize. Read more

News on February 21, 2015

The HBEF Founder Chris Mburu completed the Nairobi Half Marathon

The HBEF Founder Chris Mburu completed the Nairobi Half Marathon

The HBEF Founder, Chris Mburu, completed the Nairobi Half Marathon yesterday and helped further spread our advocacy message that EDUCATION IS A HUMAN RIGHT! Read more

Success Stories - The power of a small act

successHannah Waruingi

Hannah until recently the Finance and Administration Manager at the Hilde Back Education Fund pursued a Bachelor's Degree in International Business Administration, Finance option at the United States International University in Africa (USIU) and graduated in August 2010. Hannah attended Kambui Girls' High School and attained a B Plain grade in the Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) Examination. Hannah studied Finance because she has a passion for investments and having the knowledge will help her to encourage people to live responsibly by caring and investing for the future.

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P.O. Box 14741-00100 Nairobi, Kenya
Tel:  +254 20 4442961, Cell: +254 700 429552

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