Along with the four main Steps, Fonkoze’s Staircase Out of Poverty includes “Handrails”—programs that provide our members and clients with business skills training, education, and health services to support them as they progress. Our accompaniment is designed to help women succeed as they do the hard work required to climb the Staircase, creating a better future for themselves and their families.
Business Skills Training
To create confident, successful members and clients, Fonkoze offers Business Skills Training covering the fundamentals of small business management. This training enables clients to be competitive and make sound financial decisions. Learn more
Over 40% of Fonkoze’s Solidarity clients are illiterate when they join Fonkoze. To provide them with education critical to running a business, we offer literacy classes, business skills classes, and life skills training, among other topics. Learn more
Fonkoze’s Health program seeks to provide members and clients with the crucial health support they need to continue climbing our Staircase Out of Poverty. We offer health education, vitamin distribution, and training, referral, and screening for child malnutrition, among other exciting initiatives. Learn more