ADRA Kenya Offices target of armed burglary
Projects in the field are not directly affected by the burglary. Administrative offices will re-open Thursday, April 5, with some disruption of functions as clean-up continues. Extra security measures are being taken.
ADRA registered in Kenya in 1985. Since that time, the agency has implemented a number of development and relief projects, including integrated agricultural programs, AIDS awareness, education and school equipment, emergency food, and physical rehabilitation services to those affected by the bombing of the U.S. embassy in Nairobi.
An internationally recognized non-governmental organization, ADRA is active in more than 120 nations. ADRA was granted general consultative status by the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations in 1997.
ADRA is an independent humanitarian agency established with the specific purpose of individual and community development and disaster relief. Without regard to age, ethnicity, or political or religious association, ADRA assists more than 19 million children, women, and men annually.
Contact: Norma J Sahlin, Media
Toll-free in USA: 800-931-2372
ADRA International Headquarters
12501 Old Columbia Pike
Silver Spring, MD 20904
Ph: 800-424-ADRA (2372)