We currently have 20 women from Gataka who produce about 2,000 reusable face mask in a day and also able to earn and support their families. The mask is affordable to low income Kenyans and we looking for organizations who can purchase and donate to low income areas and slums. Most workers have lost income due to retrenchment but these women are still able to earn a living out of the demand for face masks.
About Womans Hope
Woman’s Hope Kenya is an organization that links women & girls to critical assets and resources to live their full potential.
Our way of work is for and in collaboration with women, girls and communities to individually & collectively create a caring and balanced society to everyone.
We envision a society where every woman and girl lives her full potential.
Our mission is to enable women and girls in their unique capacity to change their communities, we do this by providing a platform for economic empowerment, self-autonomy, girl power, movement building and advocacy.
The ushirika Dada Empowerment Umbrella
All woman’s hope program are delivered through the ushirika Dada empowerment umbrella a holistic approach to empowering women. Ushirika Dada umbrella host a variety of program to suite every woman’s empowerment need and includes , the Kikapu collective, a program that works with women handicraft artisans, the sparks program that provide vocational training skill for career readiness in the hospitality and dressmaking industries to young women and the young women leadership program , a program targeting adolescent girls an the ushirika Dada scholarship fund that supports bright but needy young women to peruse further education in secondary and tertiary institutions.
A signature facility of the ushirika Dada is the Ushirika Dada saving plan. That encourages women who have benefited from our empowerment our programs to earn, save and invest to grow their business. The saving plan adopts a micro-credit saving and lending approach where women pool resource and lend in groups at a flexible and affordable interest rate.
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