Yeye Mi would be nothing without our teachers, our coaches, our inspirations, those who took the time to each us the ropes and helps us do what we do today.
In appreciation of this, £1 from every bonnet goes towards teaching young people tailoring. Over Easter half-term 2018, your support helped 3 young ladies: Pelumi 13, Sai 14 and Manny, 16 learn how to cut patterns, sow and seam ties, pocket squares and bonnets!
We’re so excited to raise up a new tribe of multifaceted talents!
She Creates Academy supports young women, ages 13 – 20, create, develop and launch their own ventures. As such believers in youth entrepreneurship and the economic empowerment of female founders, £1 from each Yeye Mi purchase goes towards the running the academy. Through the academic year, we support these young women with one-to-one guidance, in brand development and strategy, product development training, marketing and PR workshops and link them with specialist support in the form of business mentors.
Support This Young Entrepreneur
Our mentee Pelumi, 15, has launches her own line of handmade African Printed Pencil Cases. We at Yeye Mi, believe strongly in creating platforms for young people and creatives to shine, hence we have opened up our website for her to sell her pencil cases, 100% of profits go to Pelumi.
Support this young creative by grabbing one (or three)