Fresh Notes: Stories From The Field

“My Passion is Sales” – A Chat with Teammate Allan Ong’ang’a

While growing up, Allan Ong’ang’a attended Ngei Primary school in Kibera informal settlement in Nairobi. It is here that he found a best friend, Liban. Liban had grown up in refugee camps, and his accounts gave Allan his first real impressions of what lack of access to proper sanitation could do […]

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Living the Fresh Life! – Plots and Institutions Fresh Life Operators Forum

Every quarter, the Sanergy Sales & Operations team brings together Fresh Life Operators on a common platform that allows them to share and exchange fresh business ideas. This quarter, the focus was on plot owners and community institutions such as schools and churches who have acquired Fresh […]

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Changing the face of sanitation in Viwandani: Joseph’s Fresh Life business

  Viwandani (which is the Swahili word meaning “industries”) is an area located in the informal settlement of Mukuru. It is in this area that Joseph Mbithi, who hails from Kenya’s Central Province,  resides. Like most young people his age, Joseph came to Nairobi in search of […]

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Inspiring the Next Generation of Leaders

This week we shine the limelight on teammate Michael Lwoyelo, Engineering Operations lead at Sanergy, who is one of President Obama’s Young African Leaders Initiative Fellow. Michael has just returned from 6 weeks in the US in Washington DC and the University of Wisconsin. Two weeks ago, […]

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Youth and Entrepreneurship: Daisy’s Flourishing Fresh Life Business

Daisy is a savvy entrepreneur and a young mother of two – Joy and Roy, who are  4 and 1 years old respectively. She runs a successful Fresh Life business that is located in Muthurwa market in Nairobi. In this market, traders set up their stalls at […]

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