March 8, 2017 – Kleos was honoured to be part of Ted Talk panel at International Women’s Day organized by Accenture Canada. Kleos founder Sarosh shared the stories of the inspirational women that we work with in Uganda and just how Kleos came to be. He speaks of his own fortunate opportunities and the sense of responsibility that stems from […]
This week, Kleos was honoured to be featured on the Canadian Cultural Mosaic Foundation’s CJSW radio show, Mosaic Talk for their Black History Month series. The show gave us a chance to talk in depth about the theory behind Kleos and just how our development model differs from the norm! Our development philosophy might be considered against the international development […]
Meet Kleos member Bishop Hanington. Bishop and his wife, Lakot Livasis are both members of the Lubanga Lakica group, the first official group of Kleos Uganda! Lubanga Lakica is based in Pece Vanguard, and are comprised of 30 individual members. They have been some of the longest tenured members of the Kleos Uganda office, having joined in September, 2014. Hear […]
Meet Arach Grace. Grace is one of the first Kleos Uganda borrowers in their third cycle of loans! The Kleos model encourages borrowers to continue accessing services to keep growing their businesses until they can reach financial independence. Grace is on her way there! Hear it from her own mouth.
Sometimes it’s best when people tell their own stories. Check out Aciro Nighty’s story below. Hello my name is Aciro Nighty, I am 38 year old women with three children under the age of fifteen. Currently I am separated from my husband so I am the sole [provider] for my children. My children and I live in a hut in […]