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Soap

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Biosand Filter

Find out about the BioSand Filter
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“Foothold: a secure position for further progress or development.”

What we do...

BioSand

Foothold International’s Biosand filters provide up to 99% pure water, reduce deforestation and last up to 10 years with proper care.

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Soap

Empowers community groups to handcraft soap for their local schools and community through our partnership with Pacha Soap Co.

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Market

Provides artisans access to consumers who value high-quality, handmade items such as aprons, bags, soap, skincare, jewelry…

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Pads

Jasiri is a self-sustaining menstrual pad company improving the quality of life for women.

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Our Mission

Foothold is a faith-based nonprofit serving in Kenya, East Africa utilizing sustainable, local resources and people to make lasting change in the lives of local communities. Our focus is clean water, sanitation, and hygiene innovations that empower people to prevent disease while providing a way out of poverty.

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How we do things

Foothold works with dreamers and servant leaders within their local communities of Kenya, giving them the tools to pull themselves out of poverty and empower them to bring their neighbors and friends along with them.

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July 17, 2022

How Much Money to Bring

How much money to bring with you depends on many factors. First, let's go through what you don't need to spend money on, and then what you need to spend…
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July 17, 2022

September 2022 Kilimanjaro Itinerary

DAY 1 (Thursday) Arrive in Kilimanjaro airport in the afternoon.  We will meet you at the airport and drive about an hour and half to the hotel.  We will check…
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June 30, 2022

Medical Preparation for Kilimanjaro

When planning for a trip to Kilimanjaro, it is very important to consider your health and fitness. A year before my first climb when I began planning, I visited my…