Rose Akinyi Onyango, Faith Tailoring Center Project

A woman is pictured using a foot powered sewing machine.

Rose Akinyi Onyango works out of Kisumu, Kenya empowering women and young girls to be economically independent through tailoring. Founded in 2008, the Faith Tailoring Center Project provides onsite training to women who do not get a chance to continue their education. Given the background of the female participants, Rose also provides counseling services while networking with the community to provide health workshops and connections to local loan cooperatives.

Date grant awarded: 1/2/2017