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Incredible Immaculate

A happier widow is Nyirakadeli Immaculate. She is a Komera parent who has gone through a journey of success after her family joined Komera.  Immaculate belongs in Mbarara Komera parent saving group in Gacaca Village, Rwinkwavu sector. This Komera Cooperative group works together to buy crops, beans and maize and resell at the local market. Immaculate has 5 children- making […]

An Investment in Livine

When you invest in a young woman, what is your “return on investment”? 

At Komera, it’s the change that happens in a young woman, in a mother, in a family, and in a community.

It’s the story of the transformation of a young woman named Livine, when Komera invested in her future.

Livine grew up in a dirt home with very little […]

By |October 3rd, 2017|Uncategorized|

Abandoned, Homeless & Hopeless: Apophie Triumphs

Imagine if your family moved to another country, and left you behind.

Imagine if they left you with a relative who neglected and abused you.

Then imagine trying to keep hope, stay focused on your goals, and finding strength to carry on.

This story is of a young woman’s fight for her education, against all odds.

Apophie was born into poverty- in a […]

Better than Summer Camp

It’s here! This week is our August Komera Leadership Summit, and our scholars are thrilled to spend the week together honing their leadership skills, learning from trainers and guest speakers, and spending time with their Komera sisters. 

This 5-day summit, also know as “camp” to our girls, is held during the break from boarding school. We take all of our […]