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By a male, 22-30 years old, in Nairobi, Kenya
Map of Youth Very many donors and even the government of Kenya advice youths to engage themselves in small groups and apply for loans.For organisations and donors,For they to provide any assistance financially,The group should have already start up fund. Income generating activities do help youths to have appropriate training or knowledge to implement their activity and demonstrative aclear understanding of their market. The purchase of appropriate equipment to help increase the profitability of the group's income.Youths are therefore adviced to be in groups and register themselves. Read more.
Related to project keywords: generating activities, purchase, income generating, market, knowledge

Helping Needy With Food

By a female, 16-21 years old, in Rakai, Uganda
Map of HELPING NEEDY WITH FOOD I had remained home with my ground father when we had nothing to eat either to drink or to use but i asked myself what to do?The i want to the neighbor's plantation and ask if the woman who found there to help me with banana leaves.Then she asked me the purpose of the banana leaves,i told her that my mother is not at home and yet i and my grand father had nothing to eat.Then the woman told me that young boy,you will not manage to sell this leaves but i am going to provide you with some food.So that information made me happy because i didn't think that the woman can do for me the wonderful thing and since then i love that woman so much because of the great help that she gave me while i was suffering with my grandfather. Read more.
Related to project keywords: home, use, woman, information, sell

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Project Leader

Anne B. Njeri

Finance and Administration Officer
Nairobi, Kenya

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