WHAT WE DO

TRANSFORMING THE manufacturing and retail industries into
a sustainable solution for transforming lives.

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THE NEED:

Women in crisis spend each day struggling to meet the basic needs of their families. They slip through the cracks and have little hope for the future.

THE WHAT:

Akola Academy offers employment opportunities and holistic training in key areas, setting women on a pathway to self-sufficiency.

THE WHY:

No one else addresses the unique needs of these women in a holistic way, preparing them to reach their potential and care for their families with confidence and hope.

The How:

Akola Academy provides programs and services that, when partnered with manufacturing or retail employment opportunities, move women from crisis to self-sufficiency, restore their hope, and unlock their potential. Our model turns existing systems into the solution for long-term sustainability.

The GOALs:

  1. For women in crisis to access living wage employment.

  2. Financial stability with households above the poverty line and all basic needs met.

  3. Long-term sustainability through diverse income channels and financial planning, pushing households 150% above the poverty line.

  4. Holistic restoration where women have high levels of self-esteem, hope, and an understanding of her God-given strength and potential.

  5. Agency: Akola Academy is building a community of women who know how to create lasting change at the individual, family and community level.