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Story of Change: Eva Alvarez

For all the women who participate in our programs, KK intl is just the starting point of their empowerment journey. From Day 1 they are encouraged to use...

Fundamentals (1/6) : Relationships

A year ago, we challenged our global team to come up with a short list of statements that sum up our methods for empowerment. With an ever-growing team,...

The Chicken or the Egg? Both!

Raising chickens can be a very lucrative business, especially in Northern Uganda where land is plentiful and generally fertile. Over the last few years the local demand for...

From Seedlings Do All Tall Trees Grow

My wife and I like to spend Sunday afternoons taking walks, going to the beach and generally lazing around. The goal is to take it down a notch...

Empowering Women

We believe women are a linchpin of social change. As we study the past and look towards the future it is clear that humanity's well being is dependent...

Social Impact: The Proof

To wrap up my series on KKi's social impact I thought it appropriate to share some of our most recent social impact data. We go to great depths...

Measuring Social Impact

Empowerment is a complex process, therefore tracking it requires a comprehensive measurement system. We all experience poverty and wellbeing in the six areas of our personhood: financially, intellectually,...

Defining Social Impact Is Important

As impact increasingly becomes en vogue, my hope is that we as consumers and donors demand true impact from the organizations we support. When one looks at the...

Our Theory of Change

I often get asked why our model includes jobs, education and mentorship. The answer is actually simple; we’ve been studying life-change over the last 6 years and believe...