The leaders representing mothers from the Diocese of Kisumu met ON 9TH /OCT/2017 with Minna Rasku from Finland who is the project manager of the Orthodox Church Aid and Missions FILANTROPIA to discuss on ways of empowering women .
This meeting brought about women being encouraged to have small agricultural projects to get income for their familie. When women have more economic empowerment and more opportunities it helps not only their families but also the whole parish and the growth of the community.
Empowering women [papadhias] is the central work of this mission FILANTHROPIA , To support the priests’ families in Kenya to encourage them to become independent .Below are some pictures taken outside the Diocesan Office after a healthy discussion present were Fr. Barnabas Saina the vicar general Fr. Athanasios Amadiva the General Secretary and other staff members .