Project Staff

Lemic Ngalla

Project Director

Lemic Ngalla holds a degree in Sociology with Information Technology from Maseno University. He also holds certifications in Social Work from Lahti and Seinajoki Universities of Applied Sciences (Finland).
Lemic has a wealth of experience in project management having worked with several organizations including Kesho Kenya. Prior to being Upendo’s Project Director, Lemic worked at Upendo as an Assistant Administrator between 2015 and 2016.

Bonface Baraka

Assistant Administrator

Bonface is an accountant. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration majoring in Accounts. He has also done CPA. Before joining Upendo, Bonface worked with Pwani Feeds as an Inventory Accountant and Icealion Insurance Company as a Financial Consultant.

Grace Kabugu


Grace helps in taking care of the children’s clothes, the gardens, the cleaning, and other daily activities such as taking the children to the hospital for treatment.

Hadija Mlongo


Hadija is an extremely hard-working and cheerful lady who prepares the children’s meals. Upendo provides the children with a balanced diet; 3 meals a day throughout the year.