About us

Mount Elgon Trust is a non governmental organization located in the Chepchoina area of Western Kenya, situated on the northern slopes of Mount Elgon, bordering Uganda. The Trust was established in 2006 and focuses on improving medical, educational and social development of the area


The Trust takes care of many projects. We can group the projects intro three categories: Health, Education and Welfare projects. A lot of projects are sponsered from outside of Kenya including two Dutch foundations: SOK, Elimu Mount Elgon and an Australian foundation: AFFORD. 


You can help us realise our vision of making the Chepchoina region successful and sustainable. We aim to achieve this through improving: living standards, levels of education, medical standards and create a thriving economy.