Kristof: A Gift to ‘Shining Hope’ Will Change Lives

In his New York Times column titled, “Gifts That Change Lives,” Nicholas Kristof invites readers to donate to Shining Hope for Communities this holiday season. The foundation, started by Kennedy Odede ’12 and Jessica Posner ’09, operates a girls’ school, clinic, water and sanitation program  and job training classes in the Kibera slum of Nairobi, Kenya. Learn more at