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The Best Things That Happened in 2020

It's been a rough year but we are grateful for so much. Here's a quick look at some of the good things that happened for us in 2020. Happy New Year and thank you for being part of Uweza this year!
January 1, 2021
PartnershipsThank you

Work Together, Work Better.

We all do better when we work together. Today, we distributed 1,870 bars of soap to 11 different partner organizations as part of the Safe Hands Kenya ( Tiba Ni Sisi ) coalition. Each organization will distribute to a different set of households in Kibera, make sure that everyone in…
May 13, 2020
PartnershipsThank you

Grateful to Make New Partner of Safe Hands Kenya,

We are grateful to be a new partner of Safe Hands Kenya, a mission-driven alliance of Kenyan companies deploying free hand sanitiser, soap, face masks and surface disinfectants to all Kenyans, as a first line of defence against COVID-19. Yesterday, we received a donation of 3,300 bars of soap which…
May 12, 2020
PartnershipsThank you

Happy Mother’s Day, Mother lode

Happy Mother's Day! This week, supported by a partner in the USA, we have coordinated mobile cash transfers to 200 mothers, grandmothers, and female guardians (representing a total of 1,100 household members) whose sources of income have been severely affected by COVID-19. Cash transfers allow them the flexibility and autonomy…
May 10, 2020
COVID-19PartnershipsThank you

Our Free Masks Initiative featured in Vogue!

Our free masks initiative with Lookslike Avido has been featured in Vogue! Read the article here: Together and with the help of many community-based organizations and initiatives, we have been able to sew and distribute 11,663 masks in Kibera and surrounding areas. We have just increased our fundraising goal…
April 30, 2020
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Back to School

It's back to school week! We wish our sponsored students all the best as they head back to school this week for the first term of the new school year and thank everyone who supports our Sponsorship Program for making their education possible.
January 7, 2020