Akola Project is a 501(c)(3) non-profit social enterprise committed to empowering women in Uganda and Dallas, TX who are in extreme poverty and do not have access to education, vocational training or dependable employment opportunities. Through our vocational training programs, our women create beautiful jewelry featuring hand-rolled Ugandan paper beads, Ethiopian metals, Kenyan sea glass and ethically sourced Ankole horn. 100% of Akola profits invest in empowerment and wellness programs for 250 women impacting 2,500 lives.
from Jinja, Uganda
A global brand that is made by and fully benefiting marginalized women.