Klaris is a widow from Lusi village and a member of the pioneer cohort of Street Business School. A year after graduation, she is operating a second business of selling fish, made possible by her savings and borrowings from her local VSLA group.
Mercy is a recent graduate of Street Business School. She started with a loan of KES 200 and a handful of bananas. Mercy has since grown her business to include the sale of avocados and oranges, earning an average of Ksh. 1,000 per week.
Meet Lilian Akinyi, one of the beneficiaries of a training in productive assets facilitated by RWMT in November 2016. Starting off with just two chicken, Lilian has since increased her productive asset base to include 8 sheep.
As each year passes, our community families and support structures get stronger. We affirm, more than ever, that positive support, healthy families and communities provide a nurturing and caring environment… and are the ideal place in which to raise children & youth.