As Seen On TV
In the short span of our existence, The KENYA Airlift Program continues to attract a lot of
attention both locally and internationally. We have been featured on local and international
television networks among them, VoA, NTV and KTN. We bring you the top Daring Abroad Show
stories, a Chams Media production that features beneficiaries of our award-winning
NTV Kenya: The Daring Abroad Story of Lorna Muthengi
A true village girl from Tharaka Nithi county on the slopes on Mount Kenya, Lornas journey to America was the first time she ever ventured outside the country. Her dream to study abroad was realized when she came across a social media post about The KENYA Airlift Program. She is now studying at her dream school through a graduate assistantship award that pays her school fees and living expenses stipend.
NTV Kenya: The Daring Abroad Story of Chrisantus Wamalwa
For a long time, Chris had been dreaming of daring to study abroad, but getting the much-needed funding was a big obstacle for him, until The KENYA Airlift Program came to his rescue. His story from Bungoma county to South Dakota State University to pursue Ms. Operations Management is a very interesting one. Enjoy!
NTV Kenya: The Daring Abroad Story of Brian Kiptalam
From the home of the heroes in Eldoret, Uasin Gishu county, to Grand Valley State University in Michigan state, the story of Brian Kiptalam is quite inspiring. Brian is currently undertaking Msc in Cyber security.
NTV Kenya: The Daring Abroad Story of Bosco Kariuki
Sometimes the process of daring abroad might not be as smooth as expected. This was the case with Bosco whose Visa was delayed for more than 6 months before finally being granted. His journey to normal, Illinois to study MSc Financial Economics is not one to miss.
NTV Kenya: The Daring Abroad Story of Eugene Musakhi
From the shores of Lake Victoria to the rocket city of Huntsville, Alabama, the story of Eugene Musakhi is one of inspiration. This brilliant student left the comfort of his home to pursue MSc Cybersecurity.
NTV Kenya: The Daring Abroad Story of Victoria Kwamboka
She always aced her exams from a tender age all the way to university where she graduated with first-class honors and to cap it off made it to The KENYA Airlift Program 2022 & 2023 Wall of Fame with a 650 score in GMAT exam. Victoria Kwamboka’s journey to Brookings, South Dakota to study MSc statistics is not one to miss.
NTV Kenya: The Daring Abroad Story of Wilfred Mwiti
From a humble family in Meru county, Wilfred was among the first students to believe in the program when he first met Bob Mwiti in 2018. His journey is quite inspiring. Wilfred who has already graduated currently works for Appstec America, as a Senior Business Analyst managing the entire KENYA Airlift Program.
KTN: The Daring Abroad Story of Elosy Kithinji
Elosy was among the first beneficiaries of the program. This girl child who hails from the slopes of Mount Kenya in Meru county excelled in her studies throughout. She was the first student in the program to get a GMAT score of 550. She initially relocated to the beautiful shores of the Gulf of Mexico, in Florida, before transferring the following semester to complete her masters at Illinois State University on a Full graduate Assistantship award. Elosy has already graduated from school and enjoying her American dream.
NTV Kenya: The Daring Abroad Story of Winjoy Karendi
Winjoy grew up on the slopes of Mount Kenya in Tharaka Nithi County. This girl child who excelled in academics finally relocated to the beautiful city of Huntsville to study at The University of Alabama in Huntsville to study Msc Business Analytics.
KTN: The Daring Abroad Story of Bob Mwiti
When Bob Mwiti teamed up with Hon DMK, member of county assembly for Aboget West ward in Meru, in 2018, The KENYA Airlift Program was just a dream. When Bob was featured on national television in 2019, the program had less than 15 students enrolled. Talk of Humble beginnings!! However, due to continued hard work and ingenuity, the program has continued to grow exponentially. These two great men continue to inspire many by continually touching lives one by one.
NTV Kenya: The Daring Abroad Story of Alex Gichuki
From Nairutia village in Nyeri county to the beautiful city of Grand Rapids in the state of Michigan, Alex Gichuki journey is one of great inspiration. Alex heard about the program from his friend when he was still undertaking his bachelor’s and immediately he was done with school , he joined the program. He is now studying Msc Data Science & Analytics.
VOA: Bob Mwiti on Africa 54 Technology Segment
When Bob Mwiti was featured by VoA, one of the largest international TV stations in the world, in early 2019, the program had very few beneficiaries. It was a defining moment for the program. Talk of daring to dream.