KARIKA is an acronym of Kenyan Aged people Require Information, Knowledge & Advancement. This is a registered community based organization CBO, under the ministry of culture and social services in the year 2003, located in Dagoretti South Riruta location next to police station. the land in which we are located belong to the government of Kenya and we were located here by the Authority of the local leaders after we had been forcefully evicted by the landlords we used to rent their house next to K-REP BANK when they had a family land dispute in the year 2013.
The programme is registered under the Ministry of Culture and Social Services, Serial number 11985. It is also recognised by many organisations in Kenya that include the following:
It is run through contributions from members and well wishers. The members also contribute a weekly fee in order to promote non dependency.