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BOMA Welcomes Tech Leader Srilatha Kothur to U.S. Board of Directors

Washington, DC — BOMA, a U.S. and Kenya-based nonprofit the implements high-impact poverty graduation programs in the drylands of Africa, has appointed tech and data industry leader Srilatha “Sri” Kothur to its Board of Directors. Kothur has a strong track record of...

Jane Naimirdika: A BOMA Participant Turned Mentor

In 2006, Jane Naimirdika was facing the worst drought that Kenya had seen in a decade. Fatefully, Jane had the opportunity the enroll in BOMA’s nascent Rural Entrepreneur Access Program (REAP) and earn the stability and security that she and her family needed. “I...

Tackling Youth Unemployment in Northern Kenya

According to a UN report, Africa is the world’s youngest continent, with 60% of its population under the age of 25. However, many economies struggle to accommodate the influx of young individuals entering the workforce, leaving 10-12 million youths to compete for only...

Launching with Mobile Money

This month BOMA kicked off direct implementation in Turkana County. Along with the establishment of a new field office in Lodwar, 1,680 new participants were enrolled in the graduation program. Although BOMA has worked in Turkana before, providing technical assistance...

Meet Jane Naimirdik. Jane used to be a BOMA participant, but today she is empowering other women to lift their families out of extreme poverty as a BOMA mentor. Jane's support is vital to the success of our participant's businesses, but yours is as well. Drought is devestating the drylands of Africa and BOMA's work has never been more important. Give now to help us urgently reach more people caught in the vicious cycle of extreme poverty and climate change. Today only, your gift will be matched by an anonymous donor. #LinkInBio ...

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Meet Jane, a BOMA mentor. Jane is vital to the success of our participant's businesses, but your are too. BOMA's work has never been more important. Help us reach more people in need — today only, your gift will be matched for #GivingTuesday: https://give.bomaproject.org/SeedsOfChange

Hear from those who see the BOMA difference with their own eyes this #GivingTuesday. BOMA is providing vital livelihoods in the places hit hardest by climate change. Join our mission to #EndExtremePoverty and give now at https://give.bomaproject.org/SeedsOfChange

https://youtu.be/tDPk7FNxj0o

Geisia Koro doesn’t care about Giving Tuesday. She’s making ends meet the best way she can. But with BOMA at her side, Geisia is discovering her potential to thrive, not just survive.

Help us reach more women like Geisia. Give Now at https://bit.ly/3UgUqIJ

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