“I don’t want to be remembered as the girl who got shot, I want to be remembered as the girl who stood up”

Malala Yousafzai

get to know the founders

Blessing Bakashaba

Blessing Bakashaba is a Ugandan feminist, entrepreneur and Executive Director of the organization. She is a social justice and human rights activist with a bachelor’s degree in International Relations and Diplomacy. She is passionate about gender equality and women empowerment. She is inspired by a quote by R.H Sin that states, “Some women fear fire, some women simply become it”. Her vision is to live in an equal and fair world that removes systemic barriers that hold women back from equal participation in all areas of life.

Pamela Byakutaga

Pamela Byakutaga is currently working on finishing her Bachelor’s degree in Actuarial Science. She has a passion for analytics, but she realizes the world needs a sort of balance, and what better thing would provide that balance than empowering women more? She has learnt that she can’t stand by to be a spectator, she has to impact the change she hopes for.

Samantha Byakutaga

Samantha Byakutaga is a proud African. She holds a strong passion for giving back to the community. She has a soft heart for babies and believes that as a baby is born innocent and so they should remain. The onus is on us to nurture our children to embrace the world with values and knowledge of gender equality and empowerment. She also has a passion for film, photography. The best way to enforce change is by using what you are passionate about. She has also completed her bachelor’s degree in Mass Communications.

Sheeba Sima

Sheeba Sima is an entrepreneur with a master’s degree in Public Health. She is passionate about empowering children and the girl child.

Precious Byakutaga

Precious Byakutaga is a dreamer that looks at the world in an Afro futuristic way. She examines life with an artistic lens. She is constantly dreaming about an Africa that is thriving and growing, which is opportunities for all amongst protection for the marginalized. She is currently working on finishing her bachelor’s degree in International Relations and Theatre.