Adventures with Sewing Machines

The pad kits from Together for Better are ready in Nairobi and will be going out to vulnerable schoolgirls in Kwale, Kisumu, and hopefully Benin! Voices of Africa Foundation ordered these first lovely pads to help to create satellite branches where girls can learn to make pads in partnership with Together for Better. To kickstart the learning process, VOA sent […]

Printing Empowerment

Have you ever had an idea you wanted to try and couldn’t do it because you couldn’t make a prototype? Budding engineers have this problem all the time. A lack of availability of machines, tools, and equipment keep dreams from being born. Technologies like coding and 3D printing open youth’s minds to possible careers and choices that are in demand […]

Milk and Cookie Baseline Studies

VOA has been able to conduct two baseline studies to gather information from the girls that will help us to better understand how we can help them and if the girls selected are a good fit for the project. In an effort to make friends with the girls and to be an appropriate support system we gave all the girls […]

St. Joseph SS Partnership Signed!

Voices of Africa Foundation has signed a partnership agreement for the Dignity Kits project with St. Joseph’s Secondary School in Kisumu, Kenya. We will be working alongside teachers to train girls in understanding their menstrual cycles and they will assist us in identifying which children would benefit most, particularly orphans and vulnerable children. After the initial baseline study, we will […]

Bees are amazing!

Voices of Africa Foundation is sticking with 3 E’s for 2021. Education, Empowerment, and Environment. For our environment project, we will be testing Flow Beehives in at least two locations to see how the technology comes to traditional methods of bee farming.  We will be working with women’s groups who already have beekeeping experience so they will be able to […]