Health care for Maasai children living around Lake Magadi in Kenya began in 2007. So far 8,000 children have been reached directly or indirectly through helping their mothers.
Insecticide treated bednets are provided to protect children from mosquito-borne malaria.
Mothers are given plastic containers and are taught techniques for making drinking water safer.
Education sessions promote better personal and home hygiene.
The BION project is registered with the Kenyan government.