Dedicated to eradicating FGM
in Kenya


Female genital mutilation includes procedures that intentionally alter or cause injury to the female genital organs for non-medical reasons.

Educational Sponsorship

Educated girls are more likely to stay in or near their communities and become mothers who encourage their children to go to school.

Educational Workshops

Pastoralist Child Foundation’s workshop curriculum focuses heavily on the importance of education beyond the primary school level.​

Our Mission

Pastoralist Child Foundation (PCF) is a registered nonprofit organization committed to advocacy against, and the intervention and prevention of female genital mutilation (FGM) and child marriage by providing support services, education, scholarships and enrichment programs.

PCF provides youth empowerment workshops and adult community dialogues that focus on FGM, child marriage, teen pregnancy, sexual & reproductive health and rights, HIV/AIDS, gender-based violence, health & sanitation, the importance of formal education, and economic empowerment for women. PCF provides scholarships to girls attending secondary boarding schools and universities.

The Latest News from PCF

Sewing machines have arrived for our women’s groups!

We are extremely excited to announce the arrival of 12 sewing machines for our women’s self-help groups in Samburu and Maasai Mara!! After attending FGM …

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PCF Announces Campaign To Fight COVID in Kenya

Please click on link below to read article written by Maggie May for Philanthropy Women, April, 2020 PCF Announces Campaign to Fight COVID  

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Female Empowerment In Rural Kenya Thanks to FGM Abolition

Please read article below written by Samuel Peters for The Organization for Word Peace, May, 2020 Female Empowerment in Rural Kenya Thanks to FGM Abolition

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