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Empowering African Entrepreneurs-June 2016

Empower an Entrepreneur Today!

Transformational Ventures will offer entrepreneurial training at Redeemed Gospel Church in Embakasi, Nairobi from July 3rd-9th. This training is for current and prospective business owners, as well as for leaders who will be equipped to be business trainers throughout East Africa. Melissa Schaap will be in Kenya from June 27 to July 14, and a team of 10 from Colorado to Texas to Connecticut will join her to facilitate this training alongside Kenyan leaders. Follow us on Facebook!
This week-long training, in partnership with Yobel International, will empower Kenyans, Ethiopians and Ugandans to develop or grow small businesses that will help them provide for their families. The cost to train each person (materials, facilitation, food, lodging, transportation, etc) is about $250, and we are looking for financial partners of any amount.
For more information about the curriculum, visit www.yobelinternational.org.
Watch Yobel’s 4-minute video here!

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Solar Power Business in Uganda-April 2016

 

Featured Business: Lumi

T-Ventures has been working closely with Lumi for more than five years.
We have featured this innovative business in the past and the Lumi team is at a strategic point in their growth. We encourage you to get involved.

 

HELP POWER UGANDA TODAY

Lumi is a Business as Mission venture in Uganda that provides low-income families with affordable solar power.

PROBLEM 
“1.3 billion people lack access to electricity and rely on kerosene lamps and other polluting alternatives for lighting” (The World Bank). There are 35 million such people in Uganda alone. Solar can solve this but very few can afford the high upfront cost.

SOLUTION
Lumi eliminates the high upfront cost by using a Rent-To-Own payment system that makes the purchase affordable for low-income families in this underserved market.

WHY ELECTRICITY

Replacing kerosene with solar electricity can prevent a house from burning, keep children from getting asthma and improve performance in school.

On top of all that, it […]

Entrepreneurship in Kenya-March 2016

 
Kenya Highlights:
A Thriving Church Partnership
and Entrepreneurship

Redeemed Gospel Church and Northside Christian Church in Houston, TX have had a “sister church” relationship for 10 years.
What a joy for a team of 9 business leaders and professionals from Northside, plus 3 from Denver, to visit Redeemed, located in Embakasi, Nairobi, in February.

I marvel at all the miracles the Lord orchestrates when we stay committed to and focused on a long-term relationship. I am also filled with excitement and anticipation at what lies ahead as these churches continue to build on this solid foundation and vision together for the future. Josephine Chavaseki, one of the leaders at Redeemed has facilitated and taken advantage of various business training and coaching opportunities over the past six years. The entrepreneurial spirit is palpable on this campus and the business acumen is growing every year.

The Redeemed leadership team presented their 10 year strategic plan for their church while we were there.  Our team facilitated an “Excellence! In Mission Workshop” […]

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