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.
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.
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.