ABOUT THE MILLENNIUM FELLOWSHIP - CLASS OF 2021

United Nations Academic Impact and MCN are proud to partner on the Millennium Fellowship. In 2021, over 25,000 young leaders on 2,000+ campuses across 153 nations applied to join the Class of 2021. 136 campuses worldwide (just 6%) were selected to host the 2,000+ Millennium Fellows. The Class of 2021 is bold, innovative, and inclusive.

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UNITED NATIONS ACADEMIC IMPACT AND MCN PROUDLY PRESENT KATRINA NIKKY MWENDA, A MILLENNIUM FELLOW FOR THE CLASS OF 2021.

United States International University Africa | Nairobi, Kenya | Advancing SDG 1 & UNAI 1

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" Being part of the Millennium Fellowship will enhance my network with like minded people from around the world, which will, later on, help in communicating our diverse ideas t each other especially in finding ways to solve the different world problems "

Millennium Fellowship Project: Kitakid Foundation

Kit-A-Kid is a 501 (c) (3) Non-profit Foundation whose Mission is to identify and support vulnerable children in the community of Kaloleni in Nairobi, Kenya. Our goal is to make a positive, life-long impact on the children of Kaloleni by providing them with an education, and keeping them away from the poverty pitfalls of crime, drugs, prostitution, and gangs.

Our first step toward achieving this goal is to enroll them in a structured soccer program led by coaches who support the kids on the field as well as in the classroom. As the children develop, they will learn determination, self-confidence, and accountability to their teammates.

About the Millennium Fellow

Katrina Mwenda is a twenty-one-year-old girl. She was born and raised in Nairobi, Kenya. She is currently a senior at the United States International University as a Psychology major and Marketing minor. She is currently looking at joining the Social media and Marketing Industry as a career path. She is currently working alongside an institution based in California that helps young Kenyan soccer players to become better versions of themselves. She is also a strong advocate for women's rights and the rights of the people in the LGBTQ community.