AYiERA iNiTiATiVE | Organisation

The organisation was founded in the year 2007 by Hamilton Ayiera Nyanga who was born in Korogocho slum and hails from a poor family background.

AYiERA iNiTiATiVE | The Mission

The mission of AYiERA iNiTiATiVE is to empower the slum dwellers/children, disadvantaged people of Korogocho slum to become socially and economically engaged in the community.

“I want to become a public health officer”

Ernest is not just studying theoretically, reading books and trying to finish his exams with best results. He is a good observer, too. And he is already trying to make a difference.

Roylex

My full name is Roylex Awino and I am 21 years old. I live in Korogocho slum, I joined AYiERA iNiTiATiVE in 2010. I am the head of talent development. After my primary examination, I didn’t know if I could continue with my education because my parents had no money to support my education. I thank  AYiERA iNiTiATiVE because …

Interview with the founder Hamilton Ayiera Nyanga

Hamilton Ayiera is an impressive personality. He achieved something which seems out of range for most of the young people growing up and living in the Korogocho slum of Nairobi. With his contagious example he proved to many kids how a single person can make a difference even under the most difficult circumstances. Over the…

Judy

Hi there, my full name is Judy Aoko Owuor, I’m 21 years old and the current AYiERA iNiTiATiVE Secretary. Back then I used to stay with my elder brother after the death of my parents. He could not manage to cater for all my needs. He was a low income earner hence could not manage…

Teddy

My complete name is Teddy Omondi and I’m 21 years of age. I have joined AYiERA iNiTiATiVE in 2012 after finishing high school in 2010. Being sports oriented and had a passion to change my community I decided to volunteer for AYiERA iNiTiATiVE. I am the head of sports and making sure sports in general…

Isaiah

My full name is Isaiah Onyango. I am 22 years old. I finished my secondary education back in the year 2014. Later on I joined college where I studied Community Health. I joined AYiERA iNiTiATiVE in the year 2009 while I was in standard 7. And I am currently the head of events in Ayiera…