Our Staff – Kenya

Gethsemane is blessed with individuals who are willing to serve Jesus Christ in Kenya. These individuals sacrifice a great deal in order to provide Christian and loving homes for orphans who were once in poverty.

Sylvester & Ruth Ondieki
Director & Home Parents

Sylvester and Ruth co-founded Gethsemane International with Chip and Kim Maye (see Our Story). They both love children and have sacrificially given their lives to helping children know the love of Jesus Christ.

Sylvester is also our Director of Operations. He has over 15 years experience working in Non-Profit Missions, and he manages the entire field operation of Gethsemane in Kenya. Sylvester has both a heart for seeing children follow Jesus Christ and a passion for wise stewardship with God’s resources.

Main Home & School Staff

Gethsemane Int’l, Inc. employs over 15 staff members who serve in our children’s home and our K-8th grade school.