Jabulani Youths for Transformation

Crowning the young generation  

Seizing Africa's Opportunties 

Call to purpose

About us

About Us

JAY4T was founded in 2013 in Kisumu - Kenya to be a platform for young people to be nurtured as changemakers and in turn create positive and sustainable change for their immediate community. Currently JAY4T is working in Kisumu, Nairobi, Nakuru, Isiolo and Trans-Nzoia Counties.  

JAY4T inspires and challenges young people to unveil their potential by creating an enabling environment and access to resources for the development of  talents, skills, and abilities in their uniquenes. 

JAY4T is a work of young people, with the community, to Africa. 


To alleviate poverty, improve welfare, promote good governance, nurture talents, acnd contribute to environmental conservation 


We value diversity, collaboration, shared prosperity, growth and learning, humility and service, creativity and innovation. 



A generation of young poeple transforming Africa and living up to their lives' purposes.




We are driven by love, resilience, sustainability, trasformation, and collective engagement.

Core Team


These people offered their help to steer JAY4T 

Johanssen Obanda

Executive Director, Board Secretary    

Mandilive Matiwane  


Sheila Awuor 

Board Chair

Precious Weche 

Board Treasurer  

Levin Nyonje 


Leah Holmes


Bertha Kagombe 

Organization Manager 


Storytelling For Change

to inspire action for positive change in local communities.


We share our story as changemakers to inpire action, and we create a platfrom for our communities to be a part of the story by engagaging them in learning and understanding challenges, and in designing solutions for the challenges. 

We are a network of 99 changemakers in 2 countries in Africa.

Do you have something to give to your community? A talent, skill, knowledge or resource? Let us work together and make our communities better. Let us inspire fellow young people to be part of the change. 

Positive Youth Development

About PYD

Positive youth development program is designed to optimize youth developmental progress. 


Positive youth development is an intentional, pro-social approach that engages youth within their communities, schools, organizations, peer groups, and families in a manner that is productive and constructive; recognizes, utilizes, and enhances young people's strengths; and promotes positive outcomes for young people.



Join Today as a youth participant or a mentor.


to nurture talents and skills of young poeple.


We nurture talents of young people through creating access to facilities
and resources for learning and training; and platforms for performance
in the community and beyond; enhancing positive youth development
and reconnecting youth.


to improve welfare of vulnerable and homeless youth and children.


We improve welfare of young vulnerable people through integrated
learning and accommodation centres with access to shelter, food,
education, training, assessment, intervention, basic counselling,
mediation, advocacy, transition to independent living and adulthood,
employment, living skills, social skills, personal development and
support, space, facilities, resources, and apprenticeship.

Building Resilient Communities 

Socio-economically - Enviornmentally 

Our Impact 

Social Enterprises Started 1
Jobs Created 30
Trees Planted 150
Youths mentored 800
Children's Homes Impacted 14
Street Children engaged 150
Communities participating in leadership capacity development 1

Ongoing Events


Street Children Outreach Kisumu

Location: Kisumu CBD 
Date: Every Saturday 9:00AM - 1:00PM



- Mentorship

- Entreprenurship Training 

- Welfare session (feeding and hygiene)

- Sports 

Important Notice


- By joining the activity you agree to adhere to the laid out rules on social distancing and personal protection.


- Wear your mask during the session

- Wash you hands before any activity and after any activity

- Maintain social distancing throughout the session

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LakeHub Coworking, Okore Road

Milimani - Kisumu



Jabulani Youths for Transformation 

Crowning the young generation 

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