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Here are five ICS volunteers who have brought their creativity and enthusiasm to the fight against poverty. Madame Harriet right dreamt of having her own stationary shop one day.
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ICS volunteers trained participants to produce and market reusable sanitary pads. These pads are the idea of the social enterprise SanEco.
They also offer local entrepreneurs the option to start Girls looking in Lunto own business, increase their income and have a positive impact in their communities. The Deafway ICS team spent three months working with the deaf community in Nandi County, to raise awareness of deaf rights and increase integration of the deaf and hearing looklng. Poverty, prejudice and limited resources mean Deaf people in Nandi are often marginalised and miss out on the support they need.
The Deafway ICS volunteers worked with a number lookng different community organisations to teach Kenyan Sign Language and increase deaf awareness, and to challenge stigmatisation of deaf people.
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Desperate poverty can drive people to exchange sex for money, shelter or food.
This community action day brought together hundreds of school children from the surrounding area to raise awareness about STIs, teenage pregnancy and substance abuse through drama, poetry and dance performances.
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ICS volunteers have helped businesses thrive, spread awareness of health and hygiene issues and opened doors to quality education for children around the world. Home Why volunteer with ICS?
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