Groups starting in 2015
Ilaramatak Olepolos Self Help Group – WILK’s borehole project in Olepolos provided ample clean water for livestock keepers to start focusing on better practices. Olepolos group of 14 women and men wanted to take advantage of WILK’s LAB program to add another layer of knowledge to boost family incomes.
Enkishaiki Lenkisem Women Group – a group of 15 and the first LAB group from Lenkisem, they are a warm, welcoming and well-organized group determined to improve life for themselves, their families and community. Oh….and they LOVE to sing!
Esinyati Anna Women Group – from Loolakirr, 17 extremely focused, although basically illiterate women, they managed to squeeze their expenses in their first year of receiving the WILK livestock loan, selecting good animals for fattening, managing them well and surprising themselves and everyone else with a high net profit of $1200 after repaying the loan of $2000!