The Congregation of the Assumption Sisters of Nairobi have their motto anchored on Love, Service and Self Sacrifice. The congregation is an Institute of African Religious Women under the Patronage of Mary Assumed into heaven, who is deeply rooted in Jesus Christ, and who have apostolic
zeal for the service of the Church.
By being immersed among the people as Life givers, they help bring the Good News of Salvation in order to
uplift the dignity of all people, especially women and with openness to the needs of time. Their vision is to be
witnesses of love and service reflecting the ministry of Christ where all people are respected.
Their mission is to fulfill the mission of Christ through evangelization of all the nations and promote integral
development where all people are dignified. They promote early Childhood Development and also encourage
and support social-emotional wellness and good mental health, reach out to all parents of very young children
and encourage calls from those with questions about typical behavior and development.
There are sisters in the process of formation where ten are novices and seven are Postulants. Presently, there
are 36 Sisters with temporary vows. Sisters who are finally professed are 151.
Mission: The mission of the Assumption sisters of Nairobi is to fulfill the mission of Christ through
evangelization of all the nations and promote integral development where all people are
Vision: The vision of the Assumption sisters of Nairobi is to be witnesses of love and service reflecting
the ministry of Christ where all people are respected.
Ministries: Early childhood development, health and social services.