Vision and Mission

Our Vision: Empowering Kenyan women through education to build a self-sufficient future for themselves, their children, and their community.

Our Mission: To provide education and life skills for Kenyan teenage mothers and early childhood education for their children to break the cycle of poverty and create productive members of society.

Our Values:

  • Build respectful relationships
  • Foster honesty and integrity
  • Prayerful in everything
  • Excellence in all we do
  • Financial and operational transparency
  • Culturally conscious
  • Teamwork

Our Strategies:

  1. Executive director leads and works on-site in Kenya
  2. Create a program that empowers, rather than enables
  3. Provide a safe, secure, faith-based environment for learning and living
  4. Teach skills that create job opportunities
  5. Partner with local community to build good relationships

Listen to Executive Director Carol Erickson explain the vision of Imara International: