We build urban promise from urban poverty.

Our Approach

Critical Services

disrupting survival Mode

Community Advocacy Platforms

empowering collective action

Girls Leadership

Building long-term female leadership

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When I came to SHOFCO, I met friends, I was trained and life became easier
- by charlesg

When Joan Adhiambo enrolled her daughter in the Kibera School for Girls in 2009, she knew their life would change.…

SHOFCO Entrepreneurship Program:  Slum Youth’s Business Flourishing Against All Odds
- by charlesg

Collins Odhiambo is a 21-year-old business man born and bred in Kibera urban slum in Nairobi. Despite graduating from high…

SHOFCO Employability Program: Helping Slum Youth to Beat Unemployment
- by charlesg

For Wycliffe Okumu Oliech, growing up in the Mathare slum meant facing a scarcity of resource and the knowledge that…