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Kenyan-Heart National Foundation is a Medical Charity whose Mission is "Prevention, Reduction, Control, Treatment and Management of Heart Disease through Public Awareness & Education, with an emphasis on Prevention".

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Kenyan-Heart partners with UEFA and WHF to "Make a Healthy Heart your Goal"!

Kenyan-Heart National Foundation (KHNF) through World Heart Federation (WHF) was privileged to be granted the mandate by UEFA, to run the initiative “Make a Healthy Heart your Goal” with a special focus on Girls and the youth in Kenya. It is a FIRST in East Africa.

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June / 2014

  • - Analysis exercise of Strep Sore Throat (SST) Data from participating clinics in collaboration with intern Dr. David Philpott from University of Texas.

July / 2014

  • - WHF/UEFA funded Football Tournament on Saturday 12th July 2014.
  • - Conclusion of the data collection phase of the Nutrition Research at Westlands Primary School.

September / 2014

  • - September, the "Heart Month": Activities for creating awareness on Heart Disease Prevention.
  • - World Heart Day-2014 (WHD) Celebrations Activities on Saturday, 20th September 2014.

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Get in touch
Phone, fax, e-mail

Address: Kenyan-Heart National Foundation (KHNF), Viking House, 3rd Floor, Westlands  Waiyaki Way, Opposite CBA
P.O. Box: 59178 - 00200, Nairobi, Kenya
Telephone: +254 2 4452214 / 3005084
Mobile: +254 729 625741 and +254 735408784
FAX: +254 2 44522141
E-mail: info@kenyanheart.or.ke

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Kenyan-Heart's Story
Kenyan Heart National Foundation's beginnings


Kenyan-Heart National Foundation is a Medical Charity whose Mission is Prevention, Reduction, Control, Treatment and Management of Heart Disease through Public Awareness & Education, with more emphasis on Prevention.

Kenyan-Heart National Foundation is an initiative of the World Heart Federation (WHF), the umbrella body for all National Heart Foundations Worldwide, in collaboration with the African Heart Network (AHN) which is the umbrella body for all National Heart Foundations in Africa.

Kenyan-Heart National Foundation was launched on the World Heart Day, Sunday 26th September 2004. Kenyan-Heart has been established following prescribed World Heart Federation (WHF) guidelines, designed to ensure transparency and accountability in the running of the organization.


Kenyan-Heart National Foundation is:


  • A member of and the Country Representative at the World Heart Federation (WHF): This is the umbrella body for all National Heart Foundations Worldwide.
  • A member of and the Country Representative at the African Heart Network (AHN). The AHN is the umbrella body for all National Heart Foundations in Africa.
  • The Twinning partner of the Danish Heart Foundation (DHF). This Twinning Partnership is an initiative of the World Heart Federation & the African Heart Network under the African Twinning Project (ATP).
  • A member of International Union for Health Promotion and Education (IUHPE)

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