Alive and Kicking

Production of sports balls in Kenya providing employment and improved health and behavior to marginalized groups

Alive and Kicking is a ball manufacturing company that creates ethical employment through the production and distribution of sports balls. They enable young people to exercise their right to play and access vital health education through effective ball donation and sport-based health programmes. Alive and Kicking is the only not-for-profit ball manufacturer in the world. Its centres across sub-Saharan Africa creating hundreds of ethical jobs for adults facing disadvantages.

We started the program in the middle of the Corona outbreak, which was a difficult time in line with business continuity and understanding survival of the business. Now we are confident in our business model and have a growth strategy.

Sheba Nyaronga, Client Relations Manager