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Discipleship Conference 2024

Love, Opportunity, Hope

Women Empowerment Through Skills Training Programs

Ahadi Empowerment Academy is a nonprofit charity organization located in Kikopey, Gilgil, Kenya.  Our primary objective is to assist women of all ages, particularly young mothers, and widows.  Ahadi Empowerment Academy exists to empower women through education, skills training, theology classes and business training so they can grow to be valuable productive members of society.

Timiza Ahadi

A documentary video showcasing the journey of Ahadi Empowerment Academy from inception to date.

Our Goal

Our goal is to empower women to be contributing members of their communities, with a promising future for the generations that follow them.

Our Mission

Ahadi Academy exists to assist women of all ages, particularly young mothers, and widows. We provide them with love, care, education, skill training, theological classes and employment opportunities. We provide them the resources needed to achieve certification in a variety of areas.

Empowerment Events

18 Mar
Called & Courageous Women’s Conference 2024

“What an amazing experience!” “Powerful teachings!” “So much fun!” “Incredible worship!” These are some of the comments made by the women who attended the Called and Courageous Conference this year.

07 Oct
Graduation October 2023

What a celebration!  We held the 2023 Graduation of 80 students from Ahadi Empowerment Academy.

20 Sep
Kids Carnival 2022

School-aged boys and girls came to Ahadi for a day of games, food, fun and bible stories.

Our Programs and Projects

Our programs and projects are aimed at empowering women in the Gilgil, Kikopey Community to be contributing members of their communities.

Ways to Partner With Us

Make A Donation

Support us through your donations. We promise Godly stewardship and take seriously your generous heart and offering


Be part of the Prayer team, faithfully commit to praying for project needs according to monthly updates that you will receive via email.


Come SEE what God is doing first hand.  We promise you’ll leave a piece of your heart in Kenya. 

Available in Hardcover, Paperback and on E-book.

Have you ever had a re-occurring thought or deep unexplainable sense about something that would never go away no matter how old you got? Could it be that God is calling you to something bigger than yourself? A journey that takes Kathy Matthews from conservative West Michigan to the Rift Valley of Kenya, Africa.

Want to join with us?

Become a Proud Volunteer

If you are feeling led to join one of our Mission Teams, download our application form through the link below, fill it out and send it to info@ahadiacademy.org or mail it to Ahadi Empowerment Academy 2841 Red Bud Dr. Zeeland, Michigan 49464.