A decade of successful partnerships
OUR IMPACT IS POWERED BY OUR PARTNERS
Our work is powered by the brands, partners and investors who share our belief that this generation of young people can transform society for the better.
Shujaaz Inc is the product of 10 years of successful partnerships with like-minded organisations around the world.
Together, we’ve co-created barrier-breaking solutions to some of the globes most intractable challenges, launched East Africa’s biggest youth brand and built a network of ventures that’s driving change for 7.5 million young people.
THE PEOPLE WHO BRING
OUR NETWORK TO LIFE
Our social ventures are brought to life by our network of thousands of people; from the 3000+ volunteer ‘Super Fans’ who accelerate our impact in communities across East Africa, to the big-data specialists who help us map and track the latest trends from our digital resources. Just a few examples of those thousands of individuals and teams appear below.
Antanus Kilonzo, Backyard Technologies
Antanus runs a Cyber Café in Thika town. He has been a Shujaaz comic distributor for 4 years. Antanus’ business also provides photography and printing services, as well as computer repairs and maintenance.
Eva Nyaga, Twinnsim MPESA
Eva runs an M-Pesa agent in Kiritiri town, she has been a Shujaaz super-fan comic distributor for the last 7 years. She says that the secret to success in business is focus, no matter how little capital you have to begin with.
Josephine Mutile, J-Link Cyber.
Jospehine has been a Shujaaz comic distributor for 4 years based in Voi town. She runs a Cyber Café and M-Pesa agent. Her advice to young business people – “keep going through the ups and downs, you will get there eventually.”
Hamisi Daudi, MegaVision Cyber
Hamisi runs a cyber café in the Migori area of Western Kenya. His cyber has been the local Shujaaz distribution point for the last 6 years.
Ken Artist, Mahewa Movie Show
Ken runs a video parlour in Kitale town in Western Kenya. He also does painting and art. He has been distributing Shujaaz comics in his area for the last 7 years. His secret to business success? To maintain a good relationship with your clients.
Sammy Murimi, Samz Graphics
Sammy has been one of our distributors in Kerugoya in Central Kenya for the last 8 years. His graphics shop designs and prints signs, T-shirts, company stamps and more. He advises young people to follow a hustle that’s based on their talents and their passion.