Is a Behavior Change Program that aims to sensitize adolescence youths on HIV/Aids, Morality, Drugs & Substance Abuse through; the use of Magnetic Theatre, Mentorship and Counselling. We form clubs/groups in the community/Schools. Then through these clubs we engage them in weekly Group Discussions sessions & Community Outreaches.
Is a Talent Development program that Empowers Children & Youths through Talent.Youths are offered weekly coaching & mentorship on; Modeling,Design,Acting,Music,Dance & Painting. After-which we organize a monthly exhibition event where they showcase their talents.
Is a program that Empowers the youths through Agriculture,ICT & Life Skills Coaching. The youths are Trained on Effective Agricultural Techniques,Computer Knowledge,Online Work, App Development,Studio & Music Production,Graphics Design, Financial Literacy & Entrepreneurship. Through this program,the youths are well equipped with skills that enables them to earn a decent living.
There are over 40,000 adolescent children in Kenya trapped in sex trade. Most of them are driven into prostitution because of community poverty.
Community Mentorship & Empowerment Initiative – COME Initiative aims to build Communities Capacity through Empowerment and Mentorship.
My Name is Zubeda Omondi. When I went to COME Initiative,I met Mr. Vincent & explained to him my story he told me to write a composition about it and fill a form and also bring my academic qualifications. A week later I went to Limuru Girls with my school fees paid for Four Years!! COME Initiative gave me hope and I am hopeful I will now achieve my achieve dream of becoming a doctor and help those in need like me.
My name is Sarah. I am a paint artist. I live at Cherry Briley Children’s Home realized I can draw when COME Initiative came to our orphanage. They trained me on how to paint using brushes and oil paints. Initially I used to paint on paper and using only pencils to draw. I was number one in Storiyangu challenge for my best painting. I am grateful to COME Initiative they helped me realize and grow my talent.
My Stage Name is ‘IM’I live at Cherry Briley Children’s Home-Kisumu. I am a talented actor and footballer. Before COME Initiative came to our Home I didn’t know how to act and I was afraid to stand in front of people. Today I am the best actor and I recently won the best actor medal at the storiyangu festival. Thanks to COME Initiative for helping me in my talent. COME Initiative is the place to be.
Is a PR Consultant by profession. A leader, Mentor & an Artist. He is instrumental in developing programs that aims to empower the young. He’s a cheerful giver, if he is not in the office you wont miss him in a children’s Home changing lives or feeding street children along the streets.
Head of Programs
A Counselor by profession. A cheerful giver who spends most of her time ensuring that the PLWAS & OVC’s get moral support they need to be able to overcome challenges that come along with life.
The Most Talented Person at COME Initiative. He is a jerk of all trades. Trainer of Arts,Actor,Director of Photography,Dancer & Comedian. He brings light to COME Initiative.Literally!!
An Accountant by profession. And a sworn champion of change. Tabitha has been at the forefront at ensuring we at COME Initiative stay focused at what we set out to achieve.She is the team motivator.