Photo comp: Koech Benard Kipkorir, Kenya
Koech Benard Kipkorir
Award Level:
Favourite memory of the Award:
I endeavor to lead a productive transformation through volunteer community service.
Biggest challenge from doing the Award:
Inadequate financial resources to procure more tree seedlings and reach out to wider community with project.
Have you continued any of your Award activities? If so, what:
LEAP Africa awarded me $1000 August 2022 to implement Climate Change Restoration project.
Tell us the story behind your photo:
On 27th August 2022 I lead a team of 20 volunteer youth in implementation of Climate Change Restoration Initiative through tree planting in Embomos Ward, Bomet County, Kenya. We planted 1000 tree seedlings in four primary schools, two secondary schools a police station and one community health center. The focus of the project was to green our planet towards a zero carbon level ahead of the realization of vision 2030.
Award Role:
Award Leader