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Women in Leadership – Migori Chapter

In August 2018, eighteen Mana women gathered for their Manasprings Migori Chapter, hosted at Glory College by Vivian, the college’s founder and lecturer. Participating at the Migori Chapter, were women representing the local community – village eldership, primary and secondary education, care for orphans and vulnerable children, higher education, journalism, and business. The Chapter included […]

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Women in Leadership – Nairobi Event

Mana women from across Nairobi participated in the Manasprings Women in Leadership held at the end of July, with Australian guest speakers – Steve and Cheryl Blackwell. The live-in event over two nights and two days, designed for women community leaders who serve the poor and vulnerable, specifically focused on women in leadership, with sessions […]

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Women in Leadership – Nakuru Event

Thirty five women community leaders gathered in Nakuru in late July 2018 for the Manasprings Women in Leadership Event held over two nights and two days. With representation from Nakuru, Gilgil, Nyahururu, Migori, Bungoma, and Siaya, Mana women engaged in discussions centred on women in leadership within their communities. Given that all Mana women serve […]

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Manasprings on Radio in Australia

Wanjiru Waithaka and Carey Westwood (Co-Founders of Manasprings) were interviewed by Tara Burke (4CRB, Gold Coast) while in Australia in May 2018. The radio interview presents Manasprings in Kenya – how the organisation started, what it does, and how people can be involved. Please take the time to listen, and we hope you learn more […]

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Thanks to Mana Women

While Carey and Wanjiru were in Australia and New Zealand presenting Manasprings, Mana women in Kenya rallied together and held two Manasprings Events in Nairobi, one Event in Uriri, Migori and another Event in Gilgil, bringing together over 100 women community leaders. It was a time of connecting and building relationships, inspiring and encouraging one […]

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Thank You to Friends in Australia and New Zealand

We are most appreciative of the many old and new Manasprings friends in Australia and New Zealand, who welcomed us into their homes, helped us in promoting the organisation, and supported us in so many ways. This trip we were able to connect with people who clearly showed their passion in wanting to help extend […]

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Manasprings Inspire Breakfast – January 2018

Mana women in Nairobi gathered together in January for inspiring conversation over breakfast, reminding us that we are never too young or too old for encouragement. Immaculate shared with us about all the good things happening within her daycare centre and school, and Mana women decided to host events in various locations over the coming […]

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Australia and New Zealand, Here We Come!

Carey and Chiro, Co-Founders of Manasprings are heading ‘down-under’ in February and March to share about Manasprings in Kenya, a place where grassroots women leaders gather to refresh body, mind and spirit for re-energised service to their communities. Manasprings believes that women who work on the frontlines need time on the sidelines. Holistic women community leaders who […]

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Celebrating International Women’s Day

Manasprings welcomed 40 amazing women to Nairobi for three empowering days. Mana women travelled from across Nairobi and as far as Kisumu, Siaya, Machakos, Taita, Narok and Kakamega. It was a time to CONNECT, INSPIRE and LEARN from one another. Our special thanks to the Australian High Commission for their funding that enabled women in community […]

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Thank You Australia & New Zealand

Friends and partners throughout Australia and New Zealand supported the 2017 Manasprings promotional tour ‘down-under’, highlighting Manasprings’ work in Kenya. Special thanks to all who fundraised and brought awareness of the incredible women in Kenya who directly help people in need.

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