Kiwimbi Welcomes New Director of Development & Publicity
Mehwish Abid joined Kiwimbi in December 2016. Her background is centered around grants writing & reporting, human, social, & civil rights, and nonprofit development.
Mehwish graduated CUM Laude with a BA in History and an MA in Civil Rights Studies from Rutgers University. She went on to study social and human rights at the University of Maryland and recently obtained an Advanced Diploma in Fundraising Practices and Philanthropy from New York University.
With a strong focus on basic individual rights, Mehwish always believed that education should be readily available to all children, especially in underdeveloped regions. Mehwish hopes to empower Kenyan children to reach their highest potential by helping Kiwimbi deliver their powerful message.