Don Bosco Kakuma belongs to the world wide society of Salesians of Don Bosco ( founded by St. John Bosco (1815-1888) in Italy which today operates in about 140 countries. The main activities of their works are geared towards the human and intellectual formation of young people. The Salesians of Don Bosco East Africa Province (AFE) have been operating in East Africa since 1980, namely in Kenya, Tanzania, Sudan and South Sudan. Sudan and South Sudan together is a semi-independent entity of the Province. Don Bosco Kakuma started in 1993, it is an educational and charitable institution owned and administered by the Salesians of Don Bosco Eastern Africa ( It has a well  established presence in Kakuma Refugee Camp in Turkana County in the diocese of Lodwar. Our vision  is to be a centre of hope and transformation that serves the youth in the camp and the local community to be self-reliant and regain their dignity under the charismatic style of Don Bosco that advances justice, peace and integrity of creation.

Our Services

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Technical Institutes

In Kenya, we provide technical training through our four institutions, Don Bosco Embu, Makuyu, Boys’ Town – Nairobi and Don Bosco Kakuma Refugee camp, Turkana County.

Catholic Parish

The bishop of Lodwar has entrusted to the Salesians of Don Bosco Holy Cross Catholic Parish in the Camp that has eight outstations spread out in the camp.

Savio Club

It is with great gratitude to thank you for the support towards the Savio Club Program.

Cultural Experiences
They are also given opportunities to sing and dance in praising God in their languages
  • Technical Institutes
  • Catholic Parish
  • Savio Club
  • Cultural Experiences
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Ucraina – Casa Don Bosco: da Expo Milano 2015 a Vynnyky India – Parlamentare visita l’Istituto Tecnico Industriale “St. Joseph” Spagna ­– Il Cabildo di Tenerife, FIFEDE e Don Bosco danno una seconda opportunità lavorativa a 15 giovani Madagascar – Alimentazione ed educazione per 140 bambini presso l’orfanatrofio salesiano Siria – Il ritorno ad Aleppo Read More

Don Bosco Kakuma in Partnership with UNHCR

Don Bosco Kakuma in partnership with UNHCR focuses on the implementation of the activities related to Self-Reliance and Livelihoods to equip youth refugees and host community with technical skills" Read More

Don Bosco has been contributing towards vision 2030 through provision of vocational training to the youth hence providing them with the means to achieve economic self-sufficiency and improve their lives. Current... Kenya has a population of about 40 Million and therefore, basic health is not available for everyone especially in the remote areas like Korr. It is because of this that... Read More
Salesians of Don Bosco The Salesians of Don Bosco are a religious congregation of Brothers and Priests . The organization was founded in 1859 by Saint John Bosco. Don Bosco’s mission was clear and simple:
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News & Events

  • School Close for April Holidays 2018 +

    School Close for April Holidays 2018 Finally the school closes for April Holidays after a busy term.
  • Don Bosco Youth Centre +

    Don Bosco Youth Centre The centre continues creating a welcoming environment for youth to exploit their talents
  • Mary Help of Christian Outstation +

    Mary Help of Christian Outstation His Lordship Dominic blessing Mary Help of Christianoutstation
  • Agriculture Farm at Don Bosco 2 +

    Agriculture Farm at Don Bosco 2 School opening Computer classes and English interviews
  • Re-opening of Don Bosco 2: The Agriculture Centre +

    The Don Bosco 2 has been reopened the target being to train students in Agriculture. The project is geared towards empowering 250 students with knowledge and skills in Agriculture so as to enhance food security Agriculture and nutrition in the semi-arid land.The project implementation has begun with the renovation of the existing building to create Agriculture Laboratory, classrooms, offices and accommodation facilities for the teachers. Read More
  • Savio Club Children Program +

    Savio Club Children Program Savio Club Program 2017 .It is with great gratitude to thank you for the support towards the Savio Club Program. The club has continued to empower children with literacy, numeracy, spiritual nourishment and hygiene. Other items that the 2016 class benefited were: uniforms, shoes, stationary, playing equipment, mattresses and salaries for the staffs in charge. Read More
  • Don Bosco Feast Day January 31 +

    Don Bosco Feast Day January 31 Don Bosco Feast Day January 31DON BOSCO FEAST DAY 31 JANUARY, 2017 We celebrate the feast day of our founder, father Don Bosco on 31st January every calendar year because this is the day he died in the year 1888 at the age of 72.Don Bosco dedicated his life to the betterment and education of street children and the disadvantaged youth. He developed teaching methods based on love rather than punishment. Read More
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