Stephen Arinitwe

Country: Uganda

About Stephen

Stephen, a youth and entrepreneur at heart from Kyebando, a Kampala slum, runs a company called Aristeph Entrepreneurs Center East Africa. He trains youth from slums and secondary schools how to make soap, vaseline paper bags, envelops, eco-friendly charcoal briquettes and how to grow mushrooms. His project employs 20 youth and has trained over 5,000 people. With the newly acquired skills, youth are able to pay their school fees, take care of their families and establish their own companies.

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Project Impact

Stephen, a youth and entrepreneur at heart from Kyebando, a Kampala slum, runs a company called Aristeph Entrepreneurs Center East Africa. He trains youth from slums and secondary schools how to make soap, vaseline paper bags, envelops, eco-friendly charcoal briquettes and how to grow mushrooms. His project employs 20 youth and has trained over 5,000 people. With the newly acquired skills, youth are able to pay their school fees, take care of their families and establish their own companies.

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