Nawaka Africa Org

Nawaka Africa is a community-based organization and social enterprise that empowers women and youth in disadvantaged communities in Kenya through various creative arts and crafts. We offer a range of programs that include recycled and zero-waste fashion, paper bead making, knitting and crochet, painting and drawing, music, dance, drama, and more. Through these programs, we provide training, mentorship, and opportunities to women and youth, enabling them to develop new skills and create products that are environmentally sustainable.

Our Work

 Women and youth in Kenya face several challenges, related to poverty, inequality, unemployment,  lack of education, health challenges and limited access to resources. 


Our organization works to address some of challenges by providing training, empowerment,mentorship, and support to women and youth in our community.

Working with creative and social artists who use their art to promote social change and address issues such as inequality, injustice, and discrimination.  We improve self- expression, skills development, community engagement, and economic empowerment.

Aims and Objectives

  • To give women and youth a voice
  • Promote gender equality and empower women and social change.
  • Engaging the community and  encouraging members to participate.
  • Providing a platform for self-expression
  • Promote economic empowerment

We invite you to explore our website and learn more about our work, our supporters, and the impact we are making in the lives of women and youth across the country. Thank you for your interest in our organization.

Our Programs


Our goal is to empower women in disadvantaged communities to realize their full potential and become agents of change in their own lives and in their communities. By investing in women's empowerment, we are helping to build a brighter and more sustainable future for all.


We believe that youth engagement is critical to creating positive change in the communities. By providing opportunities for youth to develop their skills, gain confidence, and give back to their communities, we are helping to build a brighter future for all.ties.

Ongoing Creative Arts Activities

Zero Waste and Recycled Fashion

Our team of artisans creates unique fashion items using recycled materials such as discarded fabrics, plastic bags, and old clothes. These materials are transformed into fashionable bags, jewelry, home decor, and other accessories. By recycling these materials, we are reducing waste in our environment and promoting sustainability.

Paper Beadwork

Our paper bead jewelry has become increasingly popular, and we have been able to sell our creations in local and international markets. By supporting our enterprise and purchasing our paper bead jewelry, you are not only getting a unique and beautiful piece of jewelry, but you are also supporting our efforts to promote sustainability and empower our community.

Crochet & Knitting

By purchasing our knitted and crocheted products, you are not only getting a high-quality and unique item, but also supporting our efforts to empower and uplift our community. We take pride in the fact that our products are made with love and care by skilled artisans who are passionate about their craft. and gifts.

Drawing & Painting

By purchasing our paintings and drawings, you are getting a beautiful and unique piece of art, and also supporting our efforts to empower and uplift our community. We take pride in the fact that our art is created by talented artists who are passionate about their craft, and we are committed to supporting their success and growth.

Music,Dance & Drama & Fashion

We offer opportunities to explore their creativity and develop their talents .We believe that the art forms can have a positive impact on mental health, community building, and personal growth. By encouraging creativity and self-expression, we hope to empower young people and women in disadvantaged areas to pursue their passions and achieve their full potential.

Hair & Beauty Therapy

Promoting health and beauty awareness through creative arts and culture help to empower women and youth by providing them with the knowledge and skills they need to take care of their health and appearance. This help to boost their self-esteem, confidence, and overall well-being, and enable them to lead more fulfilling and productive lives.

Get Involved

Thank you for your interest in getting involved with our creative art enterprise! There are several ways to support our mission of empowering women and youth in disadvantaged areas through arts and crafts.