Association of Kenyan Housewives against HIV/AIDS

(Unverified non-profit organisation)

The Association works in Western Kenya region around Lake Victoria where the main livelihood is fishing. People there are highly affected by HIV/AIDS. There are several young people who are orphaned and women who are widowed and living with HIV. The Association works with this lot, supporting school going children and youth with school levies and school uniform as well as feeding program. They also support women with skills for alternative livelihoods

Year established

2006

Organisation annual cash turnover (in US$ equivalent)

Less than 500,000

Participant in relevant networks

African Women Development Fund (AWDF, which is based in Ghana and raises funds globally to support small development initiatives carried out by African women organizations

Further information


About this organisation

Partnership types

Advocacy of global issues; Doing business with the poor

Regions / countries / territories

Africa: Kenya

Global issues

Children, youth and family welfare; Community development; Job creation and enterprise...show all (8)

Goods categories

Apparel & fashion; Computer hardware & software; Educational; Shelter &...show all (6)

Business sectors

Advocacy and legal services; Agriculture and livestock; Community and social services;...show all (4)

Disasters

Kenya