From Lemon To Lemonade

Our Story:

Limau means lemons…in Swahili. The name derives from the famous saying, “when life gives you lemons, make lemonade.” At Limau, when life gives you cancer, we make a pink lemonade

Limau Cancer Connection is a 501c(3) non-profit organization registered in San Francisco, CA, the USA with a chapter in Nairobi, Kenya.

Limau started three years ago in memory of the founder's mother, who succumbed to breast cancer in June of 2017. Limau is a grassroots non-profit advocating and supporting networks of breast cancer warriors, who are underserved and live in marginalized communities in Kenya.


To lower the number of breast cancer mortalities in Kenya by 50% by the year 2030.


To raise breast cancer awareness by educating our communities and providing them with access to resources that help them live a better and dignified life before and after a cancer diagnosis.

Pursuing humanity  |  Building communities  |  Unleashing compassion  |  Proclaiming a cure

Let the healing begin…


Making Lemonade

& Bringing Hope to Limau Warriors

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Support Our Bus Drive

We want to give free breast cancer tests to those who cannot afford it. Support us as we fund-raise to acquire a mobile clinic


Our many members offer inspiring hope and messages of comfort. Help by  donating your time or resources


Personal stories through testimonials that show the resolve and spirit of the Limau Warriors


"Be a lemonade to someone else. When life gives you cancer, tengeza maji ya limau"

Nancy Githoitho - CEO, Limau Cancer Connection