Grassroots Empowerment Initiative (GEMINI)

GEMINI seeks to empower and build the capacity of marginalized communities through information-sharing, skills-building and training to enable them make informed choices.

Encourage Rural Communities Know their HIV Status

Encourage Rural Communities Know their HIV Status
Community mobilization is a strong tool to rally people to a cause. A local musician entertains a crowd as VCT counselors administer HIV tests to clients (view small | med | large | orig)

Encourage Rural Communities Know their HIV Status

Encourage Rural Communities Know their HIV Status
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ATM takes part in Famine relief Campaign

ATM takes part in Famine relief Campaign
With the Kenyan government having declared famine as a national disaster, ATM launched a grassroot campaign to sensitize the community on sustainable food production. An ATM volunteer is seen overseeing in the distribution of relief food to poor families (view small | med | large | orig)

Peer educators increase

Peer educators increase
An ATM official goes through the paces during a peer education training held to recruit more young people as HIV/AIDS community workers in Moi's Bridge. Part of the funding for this project were contributed by GlobalGiving donors. (view small | med | large | orig)

Small businesses launched!

Small businesses launched!
After receiving some funds contributed by GlobalGiving supporters, we were able to facilitate the training of 9 women in business management. The photo shows one of the recipients of a sewing machine contributed by ATM after completion of the course. She is now self-reliant, thanks to GlobalGiving! (view small | med | large | orig)