Education and Training
Learning new skills empower people
We sponsor students in school who otherwise wouldn’t have the opportunity to go, because we believe that education is what changes and empower people.
We have built training centers to help men and women develop skills that will help them create income for their families. At the training centers, our teams mentor and coach families in business.
We have set up sewing centers, and provide job opportunities for women who sew our HopeKits and Garden Towers to be distributed in the communities we serve.
1250 Garden Towers Per Quarter
What does 1250 Garden Towers Per Quarter take? We returned from our trip to Kenya with Brian, and spent the rest of the year working with 500 more families to build garden towers in Bomet, Nkareta, and the Maasai Mara. During those months, we had 4 additional teams...
Can I Build a Cottage Here?
Can I Build a Cottage Here?Have you ever wanted to build a cottage in Kenya? We had landed in Seattle en route to Amsterdam, and had a few hours to walk around and gear up for the long flight. At some point I asked Brian, "How many times do you think you'll go to...
Do You Want to Go to Kenya?
Let's Go to KenyaWhen Brian said we were going to throw gas on the fire, he wasn't kidding. Building garden towers with 500 families required us to go to Kenya, and expand to three different communities. We wanted to get a more realistic picture of what growing the...