Today we honored and celebrated 2014's Outstanding Women of Northern KY Honorees. The Pamoja Kenya Mentorship Alliance (P.A.K.E.M.A) Team congratulates our Board Vice-Chair for being recognized as one of the NKY outstanding women of the year 2014! #PMentorship #MayGodBless
P.A.K.E.M.A Kenya: P-Mentorship Introductory Workshops at Kandaria, Wera, Mitiro, and Akoko High Schools.
October through November 2013
We are progressing with our pilot phase PMentorship introductory workshops to the schools that showed interest in collaborating with us in this wonderful mentorship journey. We had a successful launch of PMC at the above High Schools based in remote rural areas of Kisumu, Kenya. It was a great educational meeting with the PMC student leaders, PMC students and their teachers. Stay tuned for updates on these visits and more.
Congratulations to our Founder/Exec. Director for being interviewed by the London, UK based Zars Media!
October 7th 2013
We congratulate our Founder/ED Ms. Winter Okoth for being interviewed by Zars Media, and as one of the youngest interviewees among such a powerful caliber of Strong Women around the World.
Our founder served as a group facilitator and also represented P.A.K.E.M.A Mentorship at this peacemaking interfaith event hosted by the Sisters of Saint Francis - Assisi Heights MN, USA. Let PEACE be the air that we breathe around the World. Let us all promote PEACE in our communities, nations and around the World.
Our Founder/ED Interviewd by Jane Thang Productions, LLC!
"The Strong, Empowered, & Classy Project is very excited to present our 40th Highlight of the Week: Winter Okoth, a Science, Technology, Engineering & Math (STEM) fanatic and founder of Pamoja Kenya Mentorship Alliance (P.A.K.E.M.A), a non-profit grassroots organization that was established in July 7th 2012 as an alliance of Kenyans & Global Elites extending networking & MENTORSHIP services to young school children and youths situated in slums, urban and remote rural areas of Kenya and beyond by focusing on the empowerment, leadership, critical thinking, socio-economical, spiritual and academic growth of these future leaders. Get empowered and read more of her powerful story here:...."
As from January 2013, we started visiting with our PMC schools in Kenya, Ghana and Cameroon. Introducing our program to the schools. We have been able to achieve a total of 25 schools (high school & primary schools) that have shown willingnes to collaborate with us as PMC schools. We have two primary schools in Cameroon and two in Ghana. We are still continuing with initial schools' visits before implementing our P-Mentorship Curriculum. Please see our P-Chapters' pages
Congratulations to our Founder/ED for achieving a publication in the Journal of Liposome Research!
As a great advocate for Girls/Women in Biomedical, Molecular Medicine & STEM Education, Ms. Okoth achieved a great milestone as her first co-authorship research paper got accepted and published in the Journal of Liposome Research, which is the official Journal of the International Liposome Society (LPS). Congratulations to Ms. Okoth, her research team at the Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and all the Research Collaborators!