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My dream is to set up a spar.The reason i choose about beauty is because beauty industry grows every day and helps be creative in many ways.Again beauty business is not seasonal,everyday people need beauty services,which will keep your business running throughout the year
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We are working with a group of 20 single mothers with a plan to help them pay for their health and social insurance covers and taking care of their children.
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We are doing a joint venture with my husband Francis Tukero, we registered a group name Keyian indigenous afforestation initiative. We are doing conservation and climate change awareness to the community.. we also donate seedlings to school.
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Beauty industry,I have beauty business plan ,want to venture into nail beauty which has high demand in coast .nowdays ladies do there nail on weekly basis and want to improve and use high technology ideas that I have.
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I am a passionate person about hair dressing and styling. My business is a service provider kind of business and to be specific a barber shop which I have a vision of growing it much bigger and better.
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Iam a carpenter and I am fully knowledged in joinnary and fitting, I need to have amachine that can ease my work and can recycle wood shavings and make by products and machines that can shave ,planne groove ,,chope and evene curve any angle.
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To offer a community with all Information Technology services
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I would wish to start taxi company,here at the city i stay and to upcountry,ideally to assist in quicky transport,mostly for people who have limited time at there working place.
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We have started a beauty and Baber parlour that offers employment opportunities for single mothers , it also trains the youths and single moms and help them start small barbershop in kisumu manyatta area . The parlour also provides free services to the elderly who are always neglected. The services we offer to the community are very affordable and pocket friendly but are of high quality.
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I started an online store called urbancurtainske dealing in curtains,sheers and rods installation
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A brand-new,upscale nail spa focusing on providing high-quality, full-service nailcare to the surrounding community. The spa will provide relationship-oriented nails services for all ages and both genders.Employees will focus on building long-term rapport with their clients and strive to deliver personalized beauty results for each individual.All manner of special treatments will be available including,extensions,coloring,and styling for special occasions(weddings,etc.)
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Dorelk Collections is a fashion brand that creates and designs stylish and fashionable outfits from quality fabrics
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I want to open a classic shoe shine ,where I use modern machines to brush the shoes and clean them hence solving the issue of time and be effective when it comes to my service provision
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A mobile waterless car wash company that uses a gps technology to clean cars anywhere and everywhere
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Beauty for Ashes is a program that Jarumi Consulting Limited developed. Beauty for Ashes project has been born out of the alarming rising rates of Gender-Based Violence in Kilifi County. According to the Kenya Demographic and Health Survey, Kilifi County was identified as one of the most affected regions in Gender-Based Violence (GBV) prevalence in the country, these statistics have been increasing every year. This project is aimed at empowering young girls and women who are GBV survivors by equipping them with skills that can enable them to become entrepreneurs.
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By the time I was in my 3rd year of university, I had no idea what career path I wanted to take, and this really discouraged me as some of my classmates were so clear on what they wanted to do. After starting my consultancy around 2 years ago, I voucher to ensure that I work with students and train them to ensure that they have a new career option they can consider, Digital Marketing. Over the years, I have trained several university students and offered them working opportunities after the training and it has been amazing watching their growth and seeing them finally having a career in mind that they can consider. It is with this is mind that I would like to start a training in the year 2022 themed “How to start a digital marketing career”. The aim of this training is to ensure that students know that this could be a career they can pursue full time or even have a side hustle that is if they would like to.
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Growing up in Kibera one of the largest slum in Africa, the biggest challenge is waste management. The population grows everyday and no common solution to maintain waste leading to climate change and blockage of rivers. In 2018 I started a youth group with an aim of sensitizing the community on the importance of clean environment. We do community clean up and mentorship on environmental issues to improve the state of health in our community. Every Sunday we issue garbage bags and collect waste form door to door while sensitizing the community. After collection we sort the waste and recycle the plastics, we use food refuse to make compost manure. we believe in circular economy.
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I already have a baby shop which is doing welly problem is lack of enough capital to import goods If I access the funds would like to expand and open more branches
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I would want to start cleaning, fumigation and sanitary company that will create employment to many Kenyans. All I need is a starting capital to be able to acquire materials, establish an office and train the new recruits for effective work.
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Organic Skin care, Hair Care, Baby Care, and Herbal Supplements.
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My idea is to set up a boutique targeting plus size women and men, I did a survey in several markets and discovered that most shops don't priotize the big size People leaving them with option of buying stuff online or even ordering from outside country. Given the capital I would change that perspective and with the social media platform I have grown to learn marketing strategy and have gain lots of friends I'll use that and other means to sell my products there.
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ENTERTAINMENT;I have a passion for and idea in entertainment specifically opening a video show/football watching arena.the total of coast of this project is 250000 Kenya shiling. Going by where I stay:I stay in a ghetto kind of estate.Such facilities are very few with very bad condition since they are fewer. I already have a site and location in mind as we speak.with the hall approximately being able to have 120 people seated that is the maximum capacity for every match and a match being charged at 50 shilings per game. I have taken my time to think and come up with this idea and believe you me it's gonna work and perfectly.
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I started a small business (daycare services)but I don't have enough staffs required to run the business...I have clients but I don't have capital to buy mattresses, toys,TV required for children..the children I have sleep on my mattress where I have lay it down on one corner of my small house...if I can get some money I can add some staffs
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I'd like to start a supper within my home area. I have identified potential for the business to do well.
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My business idea is printing of Items i.e Sports wear, Utensils, T-shirts,capes and printing of school Identification cards.My target market is very wide and readily available.Once I get printers and ready to go.
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Maize (corn) farming is my existing Business and also known to be a profitable business and over the years, it has evolved from small scale to a global industry in most countries where it is carried out. My commercial maize farm is a standard farm, hence I involved in commercial maize cultivation, maize processing and packaging. I am in Nigeria producing food and raw materials for people in commercial quantities, I also operate a standard Maize farming and packaging plant as part of our complementary in Nigeria.
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Provision of security services to churches, schools, residents and industries.
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Would wish to expand my barbershop n be able to provide other services like manicure , pedicure make up and massage if i get the fund
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SportRec pro An app that connects tutors /coaches/ instructors to clients and also negotiate better rates for equipment, grounds, parks and education with union and varsity course for personal development
Stanley Kadeghe
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Climate change and it's effects have greatly impacted the environment. Butterfly farming is a business that has been tested and proved to be one of nature based enterprise that will help reverse the climate change effect and to some extent help adarpt to the already effects being experienced. It will help create employment for youths and women and help empower them by generating income while eradicating poverty within the community.
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I am a sales person in a cosmetics business, dealing with beauty products.i would like to expand my business .
Emelda Matabane
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Designing and installation of decorative vinyls for window and door frosting. This frosting helps to save electricity within the house by working against too much heat that enters the room
Davine Okumu
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A Pet Caring Business... that would offer pets services such as manicures, pedicures and also sell Pets amenities such as accessories, clothes and pets food.
Lillian Onyango
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I recently started a clearing and forwarding business which entails clearing of goods in Kenya and arround the world, With this I intend also to run errands for any person who is busy and unable to run day to day errands.
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In the industry I am in of selling pigs I wish to start a big farm in my home then I open a shop where by I can slangter my own pigs and sell them
Victor Luganji
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Wholesale of Petroleum products Currently in Kenya and the entire east African region there has been a high uptake of motor bike transportation business popularly referred to as Bodaboda. With this business in the small market centers, there has been a need for small privately owned petrol stations where large conventional corporate owned petrol stations are unable to set up. My idea is to be able to reach out to this small petrol stations and sale to them petroleum products at a wholesale price.
Joyce Oluoch
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I would like to start a program were by we educate teenage girl and support teenage mothers on how to accept the children and stand on their feet again. By giving out our stories, so as to reduce Depression.
Fiona Otieno
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Our aim is to provide these kids with equal opportunities to venture into the fashion, art and entertainment industry in general. To provide a platform that enables them to exploit their talents and tap into the hidden potential. We look into using pageants as a vessel to improve on their confidence, public speaking and self-esteem. The Dawn is an original non-profit organization founded locally by youth of Kibra constituency, Nairobi, Kenya. The Dawn is mainly focused on organizing pageant specifically designed for kids and teens in orphanages and rescue center. We offer the necessary training and information needed for the pageants. The organization also tasks itself with offering talks on mental and reproductive health. As we journey across these homes, we avail different speakers to give talks and offer motivation to the kids pushing them towards pursuing their dreams. We aspire to make every session as comfortable and as interactive as possible, all so that they may learn as they have fun. Close to all orphanages are in a position to provide these kids with the basic needs necessary for survival, so it’s up to us as a community to ensure that they get a chance at co-curricular equal to that of kids outside the orphanages and rescue centers. We aim to work with of our communities towards achieving our goal. Our organization comprises of very dedicated and self-driven individuals who guarantee success.
Tabithah Wanjiru
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Providing services such as decorations for both corporate and social functions, hiring of Tents and making then, also hiring out Chairs and other decor accessories. We Will provide our services country wide our target market is not limited to individuals, churches, corporate business , children, students. Event services is a lucrative business and seeing that people are celebrating big small milestones of their lives we therefore create memories in decorating their functions giving them that feel and look touch.
Obiora Obetta
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This idea is targeted at providing biodegradable paper lunchbox to eliminate the use of plastic and polystyrene foam made lunchboxes. The paper lunchbox is environmentally friendly and ideal for food packaging.
Brian Ketter
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Start and run cosmetics/ boutique
Shelly Muthiani
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I ran a beauty shop that is 5months old now
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Violent Extremism and Terrorism continues to pose a major threat to Nigerian peace and security and undermines the core values of the United Nations. Nigeria continues to face multiple challenges posed by various terrorist groups with devastating human cost, in terms of lost of lives or permanently altered, internally displaced persons and immensely negative consequences for economic and social development.The most devastating consequences of their violent actions involve fatalities and extensive property damage. Boko Haram alone has sent many citizens of the North-eastern states of Nigeria to their early grave including military officers. Since the start of the conflict in 2009, more than 20,000 people have been killed, thousands of women and girls abducted and many children drafted as so called suicide bomber into the group. Almost 2.1 million people fled their home at the height of the conflict, 1.9 million of whom are internally displaced, and over 200,000 are still in Cameroon, Chad and Niger after having been forced to flee. We provided an initiative, which a volunteer based organization that connects and strengthen youth capacity against violence extremism and terrorism via Security Awareness Campaigns, Skills training, Youth-led dialogue and mediation processes, Peace education, Training and development opportunities that enable inclusion of youth into different projects to ensure access to education, entrepreneurship training as well as employment opportunities, with a view to reducing youth unemployment and their attendant vulnerabilities to exploitation, manipulation, radicalization and recruitment by extremist, criminal and armed groups.
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Business grant to start up a grocery store. Containing all kinds of fruits and grocery..
PATRICIA NJERI
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Beauty parlour.I offer basic beauty practices e.g plaiting, blowdrying,hair styling,nail art,training.We also sell beauty products like lotions, synthetic hair,and other cosmetics.
Charity Gwahala
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To be importing designer bags from Dubai and selling them.
Martin Kiyeng
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Our solution is a connected technology IoT, reusable bottles which maximize customer convenience & cost savings where we identify the fastest moving consumer goods products that are the safest and simplest to distribute via IoT connected vending machines that dispense into smart reusable packaging. Making refilling product consumption the logical choice by providing maximized convenience with lower costs , lowering prices by 30–40% and offer enabled cashless payments to greatly decrease time spent paying for the product. This opens up new exciting convenient retail opportunities. We are reducing the demand for single-use bottles plastic and enable low-resource customers to standardized products for the fairest lowest possible prices. This increasing disposable income, keeping bottles in the economy and out of our water bodies a major win for everyone and our environment.
Linus Teru
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I would like to start a restaurant which can accommodate both hotel and refreshments facilities in the same compound. I will be buying Young goats, sheeps and chicken and keep them until they become old enough to provide enough profit then I'll use them in the hotel for soup and roast them depending on customer desire. I will be helding talent show to promote local talent thus gaining from entrance fees. The restaurant will be helding local seminars and training which will bring income to my business. My restaurant will act as stop over for track drivers hence providing food, refreshments and accommodation
Priscah Mutwiri
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My idea is to build up a wholesale and retail business with a running application the likes of Jumia and Kilimall and then market brands while building on my marketing skills.
Niva Cheruto
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We deal in genuine human hair We do both in retail and wholsale Biggest challenge is financial issues so I will appreciate for any awards I can receive
Lydia Kiptoo
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Iam a business oriented person without capital,i have been dreaming of opening my own Salon and Cosmetics,but it needs money for the stocks and other stuff for the salon,so please help me achieve my goal
JAMES OCHIENG
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I have got the idea of converting salty water to fresh and pure drinking water for the people of my society at large kenya being my society.I have grown from the slums and l have been affected personal from the diseases that are caused by the use of contaminated water.we have lost most of the people due to use of contaminated water
Kakyo Trinah
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Creatives hub - Physical space in Kenya, Nairobi. As the main office for all East African fellows We are Kakyoproject, a collective of African queer creatives. We have been nominated before for FOYA and got this application recommendation from that platform. Our programs encourage artistic excellent, build community, advocate for inclusive gear and cultivate wellness and healing. www.kakyoproject.org
clare byarugaba
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Creatives hub - Physical space in Kenya, Nairobi. As the main office for all East African fellows We are Kakyoproject, a collective of African queer creatives. We have been nominated before for FOYA and got this application recommendation from that platform. Our programs encourage artistic excellent, build community, advocate for inclusive gear and cultivate wellness and healing. www.kakyoproject.org