Kenyan Kids Foundation USA is a registered 501c3 charity. In general terms, their purpose is to raise funds and provide support for development in the Cherangany region of Western Kenya. They are a sister (but independently run) organization to the Kenyan Kids Foundation Canada. It was founded by Hon. Wesley Korir, the 2012 Boston marathon champion, as well as two-time Los Angeles marathon champion and record holder together with Tarah Korir.