The project will empower 200 disadvantaged women in Soweto with poultry husbandry, Entrepreneurial skills and egg incubators as a means to economical independence.
What is the issue, problem, or challenge?
Over 500 women in Soweto slums in Nairobi, due to challenges associated, lack of skills with HIV/AIDS, poverty have been relegated to life of deprivation thus resorting to begging and other risky behaviors such as prostitution which are likely increase HIV/AIDS cases in the area
How will this project solve this problem?
We will provide Poultry Husbandry and Entrepreneurial skills, on successful graduation the graduates will be offered with egg incubators to set up a poultry rearing business.
Potential Long Term Impact
The project will provide 200 disadvantaged women an opportunity, to cater for their family needs thus reduce poverty in the the 200 households
Total Funding Received to Date: $100
This project is now in implementation and no longer available for funding. Received funds will be used to accomplish concrete objectives as indicated in the project's "Activities" section. Updates will be posted under the "Project Report" tab as they become available.
Donors' contributions and pledges to this project totaled $100 . The original project funding goal was $10,000.