Our Partners

Asembo Skills for Hope

Areas of Focus

Gender Equality
Poverty Eradication
Skills Training

Asembo Skills for Hope is an avenue for women in rural Kenya to gain in-demand skills, secure employment, and earn a transformative income.

Grace Ongong'a

Founder & Executive Director

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Grace Ongong’a is the Founder and Executive Director of Asembo Skills for Hope. She started the organization to provide women from her hometown with a path to economic independence. She manages the staff and oversees the strategic direction of the organization. Prior to launching ASH, Grace worked as a High School Teacher of English at Green Hills Academy in Kigali, Rwanda. She brings with her extensive experience in developing educational curriculum and team leadership. Grace holds a bachelor’s degree in English Literature from Mount Kenya University.

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