Some of the creative bags done by the girls Part of the girls during the dressmaking session Girls attending practical sessions at the GEC The New Upcoming GEC Site in Kasule, Kisumu, Kenya

NYANZA INITIATIVE FOR GIRLS' EDUCATION & EMPOWERMENT (NIGEE)

Org #30793 Vetted since 2015 Top Ranked Site Visit Verified
2011
year founded
$59,453
raised on GlobalGiving
2
years fundraising
0
projects funded

Mission

NIGEE envisions a society and a future of self-determining and self-reliant girls and women. To achieve this, we have a mission to leverage community and other resources to equip girls with knowledge and skills for productive and fulfilled adult life. The Initiative identifies and taps into community resources to support girls' education and training as a foundation for self-reliance and self-determination in and beyond basic needs. Since initiation, our goal has been to generate local resources and return back to school girls who dropped out mainly due to early pregnancy and child marriage. NIGEE's core values and mandate are to protect, promote and ensure that all rights of wome...

Project Leaders
NIGEE Kenya
NIGEE Kenya
Godfrey Ochieng Okumu
Godfrey Ochieng Okumu
Team
Godfrey O Okumu, James O Emodo, Elizabeth O Otieno, Wilkister O Adhiambo, Millicent A Kongina, Janet Anyango
Organization Information
P. O. Box 7979
Milimani Estate, Baring Drive, Off Awuor Otiende Road, Across Pandipieri Primary School, Ring Road
Kisumu city, 40100
Kenya
+254 716 465 571

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 5926253814
Organization Information
P. O. Box 7979
Milimani Estate, Baring Drive, Off Awuor Otiende Road, Across Pandipieri Primary School, Ring Road
Kisumu city, 40100
Kenya
+254 716 465 571

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 5926253814

Projects (1)

Project Reports

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Jun 18, 2018
"Girls Optimistic of the Upcoming GEC Centre"
"The upcoming Girls’ Empowerment Centre will help reduce the congestion at the current GEC Centre in Tom Mboya by accommodating the day to day increasing number of girls seeking vocational...
Mar 21, 2018
Empowering Girls to be Self-Reliant
 ‘After completing my course and graduating, with support of NIGEE’s Girls Employment Bureau, I was able to get attachment at Vera’s Saloon where I currently earn KES 500 (USD...
Dec 27, 2017
A rejuvenated thirst for education
"Whenever I reflect on my past and what I have gone through, I get motivated to thrive for a better future, a future where I would not depend on someone for help, a future where I can make my own...
 
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