Read a transcript of the speech Senator Lucy gave in Kenya at the Wings to Fly celebration.
Wings to Fly is an organisation started by the CEO of Equity Bank, Dr. James Mwangi. The program gives money to young children whose families cannot afford the costs of education. These young children then receive sponsorship for their schooling and go on to University when they otherwise would not have been able to.
Senator Lucy was invited as the guest of honour by her good friend Dr. James Mwangi and gave the headline speech.
Senator Lucy opened the new Capital Grants Program funded facilities at Trinity College, Gawler River on Sunday 8 April 2018.
Read her speech here.
Senator Lucy was sent by the Australian Government to participate in the Kenyan Post Election Seminar. The seminar was held by the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association which covers Commonwealth nations across the world. The purpose of the seminar was to discuss how Kenya can improve their own political system by drawing on the experience of other Commonwealth nations.
Senator Lucy was asked to present a session on the topic of the welfare of the nation balanced with routine politics. You can read her speech here.