“I am a different person now, and my children are different. I will pass on these skills and they will pass on these skills and we will follow a better life.”
“Our eyes have been opened.”
“Now we can afford to feed our children, and take them to school even if there is drought.”
“No project has given us hope like this one. This is something that will stay. This is something within us.”
“We had forgotten how to save, forgotten the old ways. BOMA has come to remind us of what we used to know. We must save for times when life is hard.”
“No one should underestimate the strength of these women.”
“We will be strong and work together to see our business succeed. We will help ourselves.”
EMPOWERING WOMEN TO END EXTREME POVERTY
Operating at the nexus of four critical United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, we are empowering women, building resilient families, instilling hope, and transforming the conversation about what is possible.
Operating at the nexus of four critical United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, we are empowering women, building resilient families, installing hope, and transforming the conversation about what is possible.
HELP FAMILIES FORGE A PATH OUT OF EXTREME POVERTY.
“BOMA’s gender-focused approach to building resilience in ultra-poor communities in Eastern Africa has demonstrated not only proof that the model works, but evidence that it can be scaled for major impact.”
– Thad Hutton, RA5 Foundation
IMPACT SINCE 2009:
women enrolled to date
dependent children impacted
women and children to date
savings groups established
BOMA is proud to have received recognition and awards from some of the most respected organizations in the nonprofit space.