Profile: Ory Okolloh

    From activist to business woman to lawyer and blogger, Ory Okolloh continues to impact the day to day lives of thousands of her fellow Kenyans. Born in Kenya, Ory had a fairly rough childhood, growing up in a reasonably poor family supporting her through a private primary school they could barely afford. While they believed in…

The Lady Mechanic Initiative

  The women of Nigeria are aiming for a different lifestyle — one that includes parts and labor. The Lady Mechanic Initiative is a growing project encouraging women to follow their dreams and learn a trade traditionally ruled by men. The project provides women with a stable income, respect in the community, and a solid…