Acayo Concy

Concy is 26 years old, and the mother of 3 children, two girls and a boy. Before coming to The Ribe Project, she was forced to  take any work she could find, and struggled to earn enough money to feed her children. She was unable to pay school fees so they were not able to attend. 

Today, after completing our vocational training program, Concy is employed by The Ribe Project making beautiful bead creations.

Atumsiimirwe  Adreen

Adreen is 22 years old and the mother of two small children, one born during her training at The Ribe Project. She came to Gulu to attend school but was forced to withdraw in order to escape and abusive relationship and support her children.

Adreen's dream is to return to school and finish her education. 

Atong Lily

At the age of 8, Lily was abducted by the LRA, where she grew up in captivity, giving birth to five children. Now, as a 30 year old single woman, she struggles to make ends meet for her children and also pay school fees. 

Her employment by The Ribe Project provides her with a stable monthly income.