This project lifts young women in rural Kenya out of poverty through an innovative entrepreneurship training and mentorship program. Entrepreneurship drives economic growth, creates self-sufficiency and solves some large-scale development problems women face. Our project serves the unique needs of women at the base of the economic pyramid. It supports them to start sustainable businesses ventures rooted in the local economy, such that they can have reliable income stream long into the future
This project will target 1000 young people living with HIV in Homabay county with mental health sessions to enhance HIV adherence and reduced mental health challenge they face due to stigma.
The light-up team will learn more about our programs, assess our commitment to social entrepreneurship and their beneficiaries. In 10 day – 2 weeks visit, they’ll would like to learn from their everyday life as a founder, understand possible challenges and take an active part in their changemaker journey. We they’ll schedule interviews, take videos and document their stay on our Light Impact tour blog.
Advocacy, Awareness Creations, Condom Promotion/Distribution, Mentorship on Sexual Reproductive Health, Mental Health, Relationships, Online Child Protection and business coaching