KICK is an acronym for Kisumu Innovation Centre Kenya. KICK started as a company limited that took over from the Non Governmental Organization in 2005. KICK is a social enterprise that works with the youth, women and young men in Kisumu – Kenya to recycle, reuse and innovate concepts around environmental sustainability.
KICK has been privileged to among other things; provide an environmentally sustainable solution for cremating the Late Nobel Laureate Prof. Wangari Maathai. We also won the SEED Initiative award in 2011 (see link: https://www.seed.uno/ ). An award now announced annually targeting green businesses and sponsored by UNEP, UNDP and IUCN
A society that creatively manages its environment and promotes the values of fair trade to both the producers and consumers.
To provide the youth, women and young men in Kisumu-Kenya with economically and environmentally sustainable jobs.
A social Enterprise which markets craft products made by local artisans using recycled materials and invasive species from the wetlands around Lake Victoria.