Jitolee’s Training and its Impact on the Community

Jitolee is the Kiswahili word for giving or volunteering that inspired the founders to name the organization. Jitolee Organization provides free training meant to provide technical skills to eradicate unemployment and restrict the youth from engaging in crime radicalization activities within their communities. Unemployment has led to high crime rates among the youth. According to […]

The Barber’s Desk

An idea conceptualized in February of 2019, is still news to some but not to the one Mokaya Vincent, a barber from Kariobangi South. Vincent says they decided as a community of technicians under the Jitolee Organization to teach the youth their skills for Knowledge, as they say, is power. Having taught three young people […]

In the Eyes of the Guardian

Carolyne Olwande is a youth living in the heart of Kariobangi, a settlement in the ghetto areas of Nairobi County. Caroline, a mother of one, came to Nairobi to better her livelihood and is currently working at a cybercafé in the area. Despite the harsh life of the city, she decided to take in her […]