100% of profits support orphan education in Kenya

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You can do it, you can brew it! New Year Resolution #1: Only drink quality, award-winning tea.

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Welcome to Ajiri Tea

Our award-winning Kenyan Black Tea is grown in the green, fertile Kisii Hills of western Kenya. Ajiri means "to employ" in Swahili. Our goal is to create employment for women in western Kenya. Each unique label is handmade using dried banana bark. All profits from sales of Ajiri Tea are donated to the Ajiri Foundation to pay school fees for orphans in western Kenya.

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Kenyan Black Tea (Teabags)

$ 9.00

Rooibos, Red Bush Tea (Teabags)

$ 9.00

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(Tea)nagers Growing up and trying to like yourself

(Tea)nagers Growing up and trying to like yourself

Tea and Teenagers . . . At Ajiri we try to fix things. High unemployment? We'll create jobs. Children need school fees? We pay school fees. But we can't fix those teenage years. We can't take away awkward growth. We can't remove their desire to be somewhere else or be someone else. But through encouragement, through truly seeing them, we can at least lead them to like a part of themselves. 💕

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The Great Adventure

The Great Adventure

All of these thoughts of adventure make us realize that adventure is a wealthy man's game. We value the physical feats of a climb up Everest while overlooking the very physical and emotional tenacity of millions of women to simply survive.

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Wanting the Choice of Motherhood

Wanting the Choice of Motherhood

How Ajiri tries to give women and girls more choice in their path to motherhood We tend to treat Mother's Day as if it were a birthday—something passively happening and celebrated each year. But celebrating motherhood isn't the same thing as turning another year older (even if motherhood itself feels...

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