As a creative hub, our best bet to help the youths to be sustainable is through digital content creation, creative products, and environmental projects. For us to realize this dream we have to match the youths to projects within their strengths.
We utilize the power of social media groups, religious institutions, schools, and other areas to identify our members.
During these sessions, we help individuals gain some sense of self-awareness so that they can take full advantage and realize their potential. These sessions include
Tackle Poverty through budgeting
Understand yourself, realize your potential
We use this language to tackle GBV
Discover what type of team player you are.
An individual that is self-aware deserves a chance to express their creativity and talent. We map the individuals who complete our sessions to projects that play within their strengths.
Luo has a rich culture. Siaya, being deeply rooted in the Luo culture, documenting would be a way for the youths to showcase their talents and share that culture globally through acting, dancing, and documentaries.
The network provides a way for the youths to showcase their talents and share that culture globally through acting, dancing, and documentaries.
Craftmanship can be used as a tool to keep the youths engaged. Since learning a craft takes a short time, we went ahead and involved the skillful education of soap and mat making using the locally available materials.
We involved youths in the skillful education of soap and mat making using locally available materials.
Google AdSense and affiliate marketing provides an avenue for many digital writers to earn from their copy. We identified this as one of the avenues to help the youths become sustainable by us creating a magazine portal where they could post content and earn from it through monetization.
3 Youths are publishers in our magazine which has 2.5K + unique visits and is already monetized)
We have been able to engage the Ukwala Football League which has 8 teams. Through the league we’ve been able to record live matches and publish statistics on how the league is fairing.
We market the local league by showcasing their skills through recording matches and storing stats on their performance on our sports portal, www.siayasports.co.ke.
Ohangla is the native Luo genre. Close to 75% of ohangla artists are from Ugenya where our organization is based. We are privileged to work with the upcoming talent pool of musicians in Ugenya to promote them creatively.
We came up with the Ajawa genre, a combination of ohangla and UK deep house promoting their talents globally.