82% of artisans paid for school fees with their income
Made in Kenya by Artisan Fashion
40% of the artisans saved their earnings, and 12% invested in education, health, housing and small businesses
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“I am 27 years old married with 1 child. I appreciate the opportunity I have to work. This work helped me to take care of my family in everything including health and transport.”
“I am 35 year old mother of four. I worked on Bendon SS-17 as a preparer. The income from the order assisted me to save through merry go round system we set up with the other workers. I managed to save twenty thousand during this order which I plan to invest in buying a plot and erect a structure to use for business.”
“I am 27 mother of 1. I worked on Bendon SS-17 order in the finishing section. During the order, I received training which assisted me improve in my performance as well as boost my confidence at work. The income assisted me to buy new clothes for my child and to save for Christmas holidays.”
“I am 23 mother of 1. I worked on Bendon order as a Sticher. The order also gave me the opportunity to train thus improving my skills. I used the techniques learnt through the order to start producing my own items which I plan to sell in the coming festive season.”