THE MANY FACES OF SUCCESS

Success stories from our students, schools,

and communities in East Africa.

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The youth we work with in East Africa are constantly growing, whether it’s starting small businesses or paying it forward in their communities, they are in the process of becoming the leaders of tomorrow.  Read some of our success stories to learn how youth are changing lives and impacting their communities! 

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Building Community Awareness, Uganda

Building Community Awareness, Uganda

Wezesha Vijana Program Active in Uganda

Wezesha Vijana Program Active in Uganda

Adelina’s Beauty Salon, Kenya

Adelina’s Beauty Salon, Kenya

Defying the Cultural Norm, Kenya

Defying the Cultural Norm, Kenya

Laurine Escapes Marriage, Kenya

Laurine Escapes Marriage, Kenya

Sarah Creates A Successful Shop, Uganda

Sarah Creates A Successful Shop, Uganda

Success at Saving, Uganda

Success at Saving, Uganda

Annet’s Story, Uganda

Annet’s Story, Uganda

Brothers Start a Shop, Kenya

Brothers Start a Shop, Kenya

Brother and Sister Join Forces

Brother and Sister Join Forces

Becoming a Community Leader, Tanzania

Becoming a Community Leader, Tanzania

Success in Stationary, Tanzania

Success in Stationary, Tanzania

Turning Table Mats into a Business

Turning Table Mats into a Business

Raising Rabbits and a Business

Raising Rabbits and a Business

A Blooming Craft Business

A Blooming Craft Business

Fueling Her Future by Selling Petrol

Fueling Her Future by Selling Petrol

Selling Stones to Lay the Foundation for a Future

Selling Stones to Lay the Foundation for a Future

Empowering Youth Amidst a Pandemic

Empowering Youth Amidst a Pandemic

Animal Husbandry in Uganda

Animal Husbandry in Uganda

Bringing Health and Dignity to Kenya

Bringing Health and Dignity to Kenya

Dorin and her Honey Business

Dorin and her Honey Business

Providing Essential Supplies to Communities in Uganda

Providing Essential Supplies to Communities in Uganda

Sewing Face Masks for Their School

Sewing Face Masks for Their School

Materials for Education and Hygiene

Materials for Education and Hygiene

Creating His Own Destiny

Creating His Own Destiny

The power of information

The power of information

When Sanitary Products are a Luxury, Uganda

When Sanitary Products are a Luxury, Uganda

Education Builds Pamala’s Confidence to Shine, Kenya

Education Builds Pamala’s Confidence to Shine, Kenya

Certified for Soap, Tanzania

Certified for Soap, Tanzania

Sharing the Bounty, Uganda

Sharing the Bounty, Uganda

Paying it Forward to Support Communities, Kenya

Paying it Forward to Support Communities, Kenya

Volunteering to Create Awareness, Kenya

Volunteering to Create Awareness, Kenya

Lillian’s efforts to keep her community safe and informed during cover-19, Uganda

Lillian’s efforts to keep her community safe and informed during cover-19, Uganda

Making Soap for the Community

Making Soap for the Community

Our Youth are Mobilizing Across East Africa

Our Youth are Mobilizing Across East Africa

Creating Sustainable Kitchen Gardens With Abby

Creating Sustainable Kitchen Gardens With Abby

Using Radio Waves to Reach the Community

Using Radio Waves to Reach the Community

Tanya and her fight against COVID-19

Tanya and her fight against COVID-19

Lily, Creating Change By Using Her Voice

Lily, Creating Change By Using Her Voice

Mentoring for Academic Success

Mentoring for Academic Success

Sharing Knowledge and Self Awareness

Sharing Knowledge and Self Awareness

Raising Chickens and Building Confidence

Raising Chickens and Building Confidence

Using Pocket Money to Start a Business, Kenya

Using Pocket Money to Start a Business, Kenya

Youth “Pay it Forward” by Volunteering at Mazimbu Hospital, Tanzania

Youth “Pay it Forward” by Volunteering at Mazimbu Hospital, Tanzania

Skill Development in the Rural Classroom, Kenya

Skill Development in the Rural Classroom, Kenya

Rabbits Support Education, Kenya

Rabbits Support Education, Kenya

SAME Secondary School Pays it Forward on a Grand Scale, Tanzania

SAME Secondary School Pays it Forward on a Grand Scale, Tanzania

Emily Beat the Odds, Kenya

Emily Beat the Odds, Kenya

Girls Start A Maize Farm, Kenya

Girls Start A Maize Farm, Kenya

Community Garden Project, Tanzania

Community Garden Project, Tanzania

Sanaiyan Shows Her Strength, Kenya

Sanaiyan Shows Her Strength, Kenya

Damaris Empowers Female Students, Kenya

Damaris Empowers Female Students, Kenya

Married, and Back in School, Kenya

Married, and Back in School, Kenya

Pulling Together & Building Opportunities for Girls, Kenya

Pulling Together & Building Opportunities for Girls, Kenya

Hasan’s Road to Rabbits, Tanzania

Hasan’s Road to Rabbits, Tanzania

Tabora Roots – Keep Your City Clean, Tanzania

Tabora Roots – Keep Your City Clean, Tanzania

Grace, From Alcohol to Accolades, Tanzania

Grace, From Alcohol to Accolades, Tanzania

YLC Tabora Girls’ Advancement Event

YLC Tabora Girls’ Advancement Event

Skill Development in the Rural Classroom, Kenya

Skill Development in the Rural Classroom, Kenya

Luciana’s Fashion Business Shines, Tanzania

Luciana’s Fashion Business Shines, Tanzania

Sewing Their Way to the Top, Kenya

Sewing Their Way to the Top, Kenya

Form-2 African student transforming lives of pupils

Form-2 African student transforming lives of pupils