Empowerment of Teenage Mothers

 
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  • Empowerment of Teenage Mothers has received 2 donations
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  • Empowerment of Teenage Mothers posted a progress report
    Empowering teen mums in Kenya
    By - Lucy Ndungu - Project Leader
        Hope for Teenage Mothers is an organization working with teenage mothers to empower them through back to school programs and life skills that teach self-sustainability to enable them to succeed following early parenthood. If these teenage mothers are empowered they can improve their quality of life and that of...
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  • Empowerment of Teenage Mothers has received 2 donations
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  • Empowerment of Teenage Mothers posted a progress report
    Empowering young mothers
    By - Lucy Ndungu - Project Leader
    It has been an exciting year for our Empowerment project for teenage mothers here in Kenya. We’vehad 6 young women begin sewing business, 3 young women have started own salon business that is changing lives of families, One woman, Susan, is already sending her daughter to school with new income. The young women had a...
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  • Empowerment of Teenage Mothers has received 2 donations
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  • Empowerment of Teenage Mothers has received 2 donations
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  • Empowerment of Teenage Mothers has received 3 donations
    • 7 months ago
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  • Empowerment of Teenage Mothers posted a progress report
    Teenage mothers are champions of Green Environment
    By - Lucy Ndungu - Project Leader
    Most girls in Kenya do not attend school during their menstrual cycle because of the high cost of purchasingsanitary towels and the fear of (accidental leaks). The current practice is to use old rag clothes which cause leakages and present a high risk of infection.Due to high possibility of leakages, the girls opt to remain...
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  • Empowerment of Teenage Mothers has received 2 donations
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  • Empowerment of Teenage Mothers has received 2 donations
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  • Empowerment of Teenage Mothers has received 2 donations
    • 10 months ago
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  • Empowerment of Teenage Mothers posted a progress report
    Invest in a mother
    By - Lucy Ndungu - Project coordinator
    I hope you had a very happy Mothers Day like me.You were able to spend time with the people you love most. We are happy to report that on the Mothers day here at Hope for teenage mothers,Trinity Broadcasting Network (TBN) spent time with over 100  teenage   mothers and their...
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  • Empowerment of Teenage Mothers has received 2 donations
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  • Empowerment of Teenage Mothers has received 24 donations
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  • Empowerment of Teenage Mothers posted a progress report
    Empowering families through Businesses training
    By - Lucy Ndungu - Project Coordinator
    Thank you our Donors and Partners for your continued support to our teenage mothers Empowerment project. The story of Jecinta is very encouraging.Jacinta was training in one of our project on setting up a small business  for 3 months.After a successful graduation,and injection of a seed capital to her...
    • 1 year ago
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  • Empowerment of Teenage Mothers posted a progress report
    Let us support girls in Kenya to go to school
    By - Lucy Ndungu - Project Leader
    Teenage pregnancy has become an epidemic phenomenon with the recent statistics showing that Kenya has the highest levels of teenage pregnancies of 3 in every 10 girls between the ages of 13 years to 18years. The girls are found in the upper primary and secondary school. After giving birth, these girls become butts of...
    • 1 year ago
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  • Empowerment of Teenage Mothers posted a progress report
    Teen mums in Kenya continue to thrive
    By - Lucy Ndungu - Project Coordinator
    We thank you for your great and continuous support you have given to our project for the Hope for Teenage Mothers (HTM) .The teenage mothers have continued to thrive in their small  businesses because of your kind support.  We shall tell you a story of one of our teenage mums who graduated last year December from...
    • 1 year ago
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  • Empowerment of Teenage Mothers posted a progress report
    innovation by the Teen mums
    By - Lucy Ndungu - Project Coordinator
    While teen pregnancy is not something, as a parent, that you appreciate occurring in your child's life, the fact is, teen pregnancy continues to be an epidemic in the slum community in Kenya today. Hope for Teenage Mothers has continued to find life skills educational activities that will cater for the teens pregnancy and...
    • 2 years ago
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  • Empowerment of Teenage Mothers posted a progress report
    Reinventing sanitary pads by teen mums
    By - Evelyne Nthenya - Project Assistant
    Many girls in the urban poor and rural areas in Kenya miss up to a week ofschool every month during menstruation due to lack of sanitary towels. Anyteacher in Kenya will tell you, a girl without access to sanitary towels feelsembarrassed, unhygienic and uncomfortable, she also loses self esteem and withthat the confidence...
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  • Empowerment of Teenage Mothers has received 36 donations
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  • Empowerment of Teenage Mothers posted a progress report
    Where to put your money in 2012
    By - Lucy Ndungu - Executive Director
    Happy New year-2012! Thank you to all our donors and supporters.Year 2011 was a great year for Hope for Teenage Mothers-(Teenagemothers Empowerment project).The teenage mums have various success stories because ofyour continuous generosity to our community . The project graduated 42 girls on Vocational class. The girls...
    • 2 years ago
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  • Empowerment of Teenage Mothers posted a progress report
    Teenage Mothers Making a difference
    By - Lucy Ndungu - Executive Director
    Thank you our supporters and partners in making a differencein the lives of the teenage mothers.All that we have achieved has been enabled because of yourgenerous support. Our girls have been able to transform their lives because of your generous support. It is a reality that if you educate one girl you educate the whole...
    • 2 years ago
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  • Empowerment of Teenage Mothers posted a progress report
    Kenyan Teenage Mothers mid year report
    By - Lucy Ndungu - Executive Director
    KENYAN TEENAGE MOTHERS MID YEAR REPORT We have come to the half year and the teenage mothers from Mukuru slums and Dagoretti are all smiles as they make their dreams become a reality. For the last six months two project areas for teenage mothers have successstories to share on their achievements. The teenage mothers of...
    • 2 years ago
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  • Empowerment of Teenage Mothers posted a progress report
    Teenage girls are sharing a new success story
    By - Lucy Ndungu - Executive Director
    Dear all our donors and supporters , Thank you for your continued support to our project for Empowerment of teenage mothers. The teenage mums are feeling more empowered every day. This is all because of your generous support and kind donations.  I visited one teenage mum few days back – Ashaa ...
    • 3 years ago
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  • Empowerment of Teenage Mothers posted a progress report
    THE TEENAGE MOTHERS HAVE DONE IT AGAIN
    By - Lucy Ndungu - Executive Director
    Hope for Teenage Mothers (HTM) thanks our donors for the continued support. With your support Hope for Teenage Mothers (HTM) has graduated another group of girls (32) in both entrepreneurship training and hairdressing classes in March and April 2011. ’’I could not have done it without your support. Now I know I...
    • 3 years ago
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  • Empowerment of Teenage Mothers has received 11 donations
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  • Empowerment of Teenage Mothers posted a progress report
    TEACHING YOUNG MOTHERS SKILLS FOR INDEPENDENCE
    By - Lucy Ndungu - Executive Director
    The last six months at Hope for teenage Mothers have largely been a period of learning and discovery. I have visited many homes for the teenage mums who are within our project areas. The gap in the underserved teenage mothers for generation of livelihood was re-affirmed and strongly legitimizes the need for Hope for...
    • 3 years ago
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  • Empowerment of Teenage Mothers posted a progress report
    project updates
    By - Lucy Ndungu - Executive Director
    Hope for Teenage Mothers annual Project Report  2010  Working with the community Hope for teenage mother is working with the community to change the lives of the community in the area that we are working. In April 2010, over 100 community women and children received free medical attention, training Hygiene for...
    • 3 years ago
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  • Empowerment of Teenage Mothers posted a progress report
    TOUCHING LIVES OF MOST VULNERABLE -MUKURU SLUMS (KENYA)
    By - Lucy Ndungu - Executive Director
    The last three months has been weeks of various activities. 15 girls joined the vocational training class in the months of March 2010.The girls were from the slums where they had undergone different life experiences due to the family dynamics, peer influence, bad exposure and poverty. They suffered from fear, low esteem,...
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    • Andrew
      Andrew I love the bags! They are very cool. I would like to know how I can get them - I am in the U.S. GOOD JOB GIRLS!!
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    • Lucy Ndungu
      Lucy Ndungu Hello,We are soon sending some bags over to the USA.Do you still need some?
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  • Empowerment of Teenage Mothers posted a progress report
    INNOVATIVENESS FROM THE TEENAGE MOTHERS OF KENYA
    By - Lucy Ndungu - Executive Director
    As you may know the vocational class just came from a three weeks holiday. The teenage mums have good news of working with mentors who are training them on making hand bags, bead works, table clothes table mats ,pillow cases and bed covers. This innovativeness will enable the teenage mothers get a livelihood from the sales...
    • 3 years ago
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  • Empowerment of Teenage Mothers posted a progress report
    A success story coming from the teenage mums
    By - Lucy Ndungu - Executive Director
    Afya Kenya Foundation has moved our project forward by partnering with us to educate the teenage mothers by on the preventative measures on HIV/AIDS and Home based care for the ones who are already infected.Hope for teenage mothers partnered with the community from the Mukuru Slums together with the teenage mothers and...
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  • Empowerment of Teenage Mothers has received 39 donations
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  • Empowerment of Teenage Mothers posted a progress report
    Young women are saying they can do it
    By - Lucy Ndungu - Project coordinator
    Thank you to all our donors for all the support you have given us and our teenage mothers and their babies. We thank God for the three months .We have seen our teenage mums and the project grow. In January Hope for Teenage Mothers was able to see 42 girls graduate from the tailoring and knitting class. ‘Now I have a...
    • 4 years ago
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  • Empowerment of Teenage Mothers posted a progress report
    Project updates -young women empowerment
    By - Lucy Ndungu - Program Coordinator
    Hope for Teenage mothers is always thankful to its supporters and donors . 42 of the teenage mothers are graduating this year from the tailoring class at the end of December.The girls have been in school for the last 11 months and now they have acquired skills to help them earn an income to help them and their...
    • 4 years ago
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    • Andy82
      Andy82 It shows what the organization has been doing and what they have achieved. Good work HTM
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    • Dee
      Dee I wish all NGO's were as dedicated as Hope for Teenage Mothers is, in empowering needy young mothers. When you support one woman, you empower the whole community. Kudos HTM.
      • 4 years ago
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Project Leader

Lucy Ndungu

Program Coordinator
Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya

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