About Us

Driven by Mission, Empowering Through Action

KCA’s driving principle is simple in words, but complex in action:

To build capacity for change and transform lives at scale.

Our team is driven by this mission—it’s what motivates us to work on the frontlines with brave activists to support children around the world.

The KCA Mission

Our mission is to improve the health and well-being of vulnerable children and families
around the world. We stand in solidarity with these communities and work with them to
create lasting change and build confidence.confidence.

Our History

The Evolution of Empowerment and Actionable Change

KCA and its partners have spent the last two decades serving communities around the globe and not just
providing them with resources, but giving them the tools to support long-term development. It all started with a
powerful vision back in 2003.

The
Founding
of KCA

2003

Alicia Keys co-founds
Keep a Child Alive
after seeing children
and their families
needlessly dying in
Kenya.

KCA Extends
to South
Africa

2004

KCA extends funding
to a second program,
Ikageng Itireleng
based in Soweto,
South Africa.

KCA
Launches
in Asia

2007

KCA funds the Living
India orphanage in
Chandrakal, its first
programme in Asia.

A Decade
With KCA

2013

KCA celebrates 10
years, 9 partners, and
support across 5
countries.

KCA
Reaches a
Big Milestone

2016

Thanks to our team
and partners’ tireless
efforts, KCA touches
the lives of 89,000
children, young
people and adults in
Africa and India.

Join Team KCA

Take a Run, Make a Difference

We’re looking for teammates to lace up their running shoes for the cause. Join Team KCA today to raise money, spread awareness, and promote change—right from the starting line.

JOIN TEAM KCA

Get Involved

There are several ways to be part of the KCA cause and spark meaningful change.

Donate

Donate today to help keep our mission alive. Your contribution to the cause will be felt ten-fold by the children who need it most.

Fundraise

Launch a fundraising campaign and rally those around you to join a movement that gives children opportunities to be all they can be.

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