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 May 18, 2016

Quote of the week!

Education is the most powerful weapon which we can use to change the world. Nelson Mandela Read more

News on May 16, 2016

MPs reject push to scrap VAT on books

MPs reject push to scrap VAT on books

A parliamentary committee yesterday rejected the push to scrap the 16 per cent value-added tax that was imposed on textbooks three years ago. At a meeting in Nairobi's Parliament buildings yesterday, members of the Finance, Planning and Trade Committ... Read more

News on May 9, 2016

Parents cry foul over school fees hike

Parents cry foul over school fees hike

Parents are now seeking President Uhuru Kenyatta’s intervention on school fees guidelines. They claim education officials have failed to ensure the set guidelines are implemented. Kenya National association of Parents (KNPA) Secretary-General Musau... Read more

News on May 4, 2016

Nyandarua April 2016 BMSV

Nyandarua April 2016 BMSV

During our Beneficiary Monitoring and Support Visits, HBEF is priviledged to have the support of local authorities who take their time to come and motivate our students. Thank you to each one who takes their time to do this. HBEF is really grateful. ... Read more

News on April 28, 2016

PACC Formation

Daily Nation 26.04.16 Page 60 Team set up to end rows over university courses: A committee was set up to harmonize the accreditation of professional and technical programmes in institutions of higher learning. The Programme Accreditation Con... Read more

News on April 26, 2016

2015 Beneficiaries Speak

2015 Beneficiaries Speak

David Ojwang (2012-2015) who scored a B+ of 72 points 'Psychosocial support conducted during the Beneficiary Monitoring and Support Visit is important and helpful as it helps the students achieve their set targets. For example action focus really en... Read more

News on April 22, 2016

April 2016 BMSV

April 2016 BMSV

Today (22.04.16) is the last day of the HBEF 2 week Beneficiary Monitoring and Support visits. We have been able to meet majority of our 248 students in the 28 countries we operate in around the country and we look forward to sharing an update with a... Read more

News on April 13, 2016


This week and next week is being spent meeting all our 248 students around the country in their different counties. During the Beneficiary Monitoring and Support Visits we get to find out how the students are progressing and their last term's perform... Read more

News on April 13, 2016

University Placement

University revision (Application) of courses for 2015 Candidates begins on Monday 11th April and ends on Saturday 30th April 2016 midnight. Cut off is 60 points for boys and 58 points for girls. Process is online...for more please visit http://kuccps... Read more

News on March 9, 2016

2015 KCSE Results!

The Kenya Certificate of Secondary Examination Results (KCSE) were released by the Education Cabinet Secretary Dr Fred Matiangi on Thursday 3rd March. The HBEF Office has been in a celebratory mood as the results of our 167 Candidates have been trick... Read more

Success Stories - The power of a small act


Phares Okoth
A former student at Homabay High  School was admitted to pursue a course in Medical Laboratory Science and Technology at the University of Nairobi. He says he is sure that with the education he is getting now, it will see him through more achievements in the future like opening up a laboratory that is standardized for specimen examination and research.

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

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