How To: Batik

How To: Batik

Learn about the batiking process!   Batiking is traditional technique in Africa, also used at Amani.  It is an old practice, creating patterns and...

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The Gift of Education

The Gift of Education

In January two Amani trainees, Ingrid and Eugeine, were informed that each of their 4 children would be receiving special Christmas presents this y...

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Amani Kenya Watoto Camp 2015

Amani Kenya Watoto Camp 2015

Amani’s Watoto camp is a special event created for the children of the Amani women. The children are invited to join with volunteers and Amani staf...

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Lillian and the Goats

Lillian and the Goats

Lillian is one of our most valued employees in Uganda and she is a survivor. Like many of us, her life has been full of trials and tribulations. ...

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We Are Blessed

The Amani ya Juu family is blessed. The Amani centers have experienced abundant generosity and have overcome many obstacles in the last year. We...

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An Interview with Mama Rahab

Last year, Amani ya Juu shared the story of an extraordinary young woman and entrepreneur named Rahab. Behind women like Rahab, there are often inc...

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Good Reads by African Authors

Start the new year with good reads by some of Africa's most famous writers! Long Walk to Freedom by Nelson Mandela Things Fall Apart by Chinua Ach...

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