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SAVE THE DATE! Tickets are now on sale for our Third Annual Fall Festival to be held at the Hopkins Vineyard in New Preston, CT.   Join us for FOOD · WINE· MUSIC · RAFFLE · SILENT AUCTION! MUSICAL ENTERTAINMENT BY: Devon Eddy TICKETS: $25 in advance · $30 at the door   [ BUY TICKETS NOW ]   FOOD GENEROUSLY DONATED BY: Doug Williams, Master Chef · Good News Café Johns Café ·...

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A synopsis of 2018… and what a busy year it was! 2018 was a most productive year for the Cornerstone Project. It was our most successful year in terms of fundraising to date raising over $228,000 towards the Nambale Magnet School. Thanks to the approval of a long awaited sanitation grant from Rotary International including a full cycle water system and waste to fuel biodigester. Additionally...

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It is hard to believe that this graduating class marks the third graduating class and the 11th year of the Nambale Magnet School since it opened its doors to the first baby class of 30 three and four year olds. The first baby class is now going into the 11th grade and are all enrolled in high school on scholarship. The trajectory of their lives have been changed by the existence of the Nambale Mag...

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BREAKING NEWS: The results of the Kenyan National 8th Grade exams that determines the future of the students have just been released… The Nambale Magnet School is the number 1 school in test scores in the entire Busia County! Every year since the Nambale Magnet School has grown to the 8th grade it has consistently had the top scores of the region, outperforming itself every year. In 2016 the...

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The 2nd Annual Autumn Celebration food and wine tasting fundraiser event was held on October 4th at Hopkins Vineyard in Warren, CT. The event featured wine tasting, live music by Devon Eddy, a silent auction, raffle giveaway and food provided by the finest vendors in Litchfield County.  Last years event raised a total of $4,700 for the school. This years event raised an additional $7,575.36 whic...

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NEW PRESTON — The Cornerstone Project will host An Autumn Celebration, a food and wine tasting set for 5 to 9 p.m. Thursday, October 4, at Hopkins Vineyard, 25 Hopkins Rd. This is the second year for the seasonal gathering to raise awareness and funds for the Nambale Magnet School, a Cornerstone Project-supported residential school located in Nambale, Kenya. “Last year’s event was remarka...

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It has become apparent that the word is getting around and the Nambale Magnet School model is working well! During our stay we were visited by a school in Tanzania that was looking to see if our sustainable farm model might have potential for their situation. At the very beginning of the partnership between WIKS Kenya, NMS, and Cornerstone Project, our goal was to use the Nambale Magnet School as ...

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VIDEO – To continue in our commitment to sustainability we are raising funds to purchase additional land adjacent to the Nambale Magnet School to be used for cultivating more food for the children and increasing food security. Additionally, funds raised will be used to create architectural plans for a community resource center which will be used for both adult education as well as meeting ...

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Rotary International Grant Allows for Construction of Full Cycle Water System and Waste to Fuel Biodigester. The Nambale Magnet School will soon start the implementation of a full cycle water system thanks to a grant request funded by Rotary International. View Full Cycle Water System ProjectView Waste to Fuel Biodigester Project The water situation in third world countries due to the effects of g...

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