Baraka Women's Center
About Baraka Women's Center
Baraka Women's Center (BWC) opened in October 2012 and was named by the members. "Baraka" means blessings in Kiswahili.
More than 1000 women, ages 16-69, have registered as members since 2012. A majority of them live in slums throughout Nairobi including: Mathare, Dandora, Kariua, Kibera, Korogocho, and Kangemi. Many are single mothers, and most are under-educated.
Programs have enabled them to increase their skills, knowledge. and confidence in creating the futures they desire.
Achievements at BWC
BWC Women in Business
My Story of Transformation
"...I was slowly but surely gaining financial freedom. Meeting my basic needs was no longer a nightmare..."
Programs at BWC
Baraka Fashion Accessories