Gertrude Anyango

Country: Kenya

About Gertrude

With $1 she started a wide scale vocational training project for women and youth in Africa’s biggest slum, Kibera. In total, she has trained over 300 people.

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Project Impact

Total Lives Improved: 352+

  • Trained 300 youth in the Kibera slum with income generating activities such as wood carving and mechanics
  • Provided education for 52 orphaned children
  • Developed a sanitary program for clean water and hygiene for 250 families in the Kibera slum

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