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Girls Club

International Day of the Girl

Happy International Day of the Girl! Golden Girls Power, our girls' club named by the girls themselves, meets every Sunday. The club provides girls with a safe place to meet, learn, gain confidence, develop healthy, positive friendships, and be reminded on a regular basis that they are strong, powerful and…
Uweza
October 11, 2019
Uweza Soccer Academy

Gear for Girls Fundraiser Update: We did it!!

This year, we have made the equal participation of girls and women one of our priorities in our soccer program, Uweza Soccer Academy. Although the number of Women's and Girls Under-16 teams in the community is steadily rising, they don't receive even close to the amount of support or attention…
Uweza
October 1, 2019
Bright Futures

New Bright Futures Sewing Course

Today, we launched a three-month sewing and tailoring course instructed by Kibera-bashed fashion designer David Avido. The students are members of our Bright Futures program for young mothers and our women's soccer team. They will be covering all the basics of sewing and at the end, will be making products…
Uweza
September 16, 2019
Photography

World Press Photo Photography Training

Last week, our photography students had the chance to attend a two-day Word Press Photo Photography Training at PAWA 254. The training was led by renowned Kenyan photographers and covered topics such as telling your own story, the importance of citizen journalism, using photography to promote environmental conservation and bring…
Uweza
September 9, 2019
Life in KiberaPhotography

School Holidays in Kibera

This week, students across Kenya return to school after a month-long break. Cedrick Joseph (Twin candids), a graduate of our photography class and resident of Kibera, has spent the last few weeks traveling around the slum and documenting how children spend their holiday. His photos and accompanying captions are a…
Uweza
September 5, 2019
Photography

Photography Students in the Field

Last week, our photography students headed out into the community with one of our photography teachers, Atieno Muyuyi, to put some of the skills they have been learning into action and practice telling stories through photography. These are some of the photos they took:
Uweza
August 28, 2019