Ajiri means "to employ" in Swahili

100% of profits support orphan education


Welcome to Ajiri Tea

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


Introducing Gift Boxes!

The perfect collection of teas and coffee of your choosing. An ideal way to share Ajiri Tea with someone you care about. Choose from an assortment of African Teas and Coffee. Every box comes with a unique hand carved and hand beaded Kenyan wooden spoon. Give the gift that keeps on giving! 100% of the profits support orphan education in Kenya.

Habari Gani (What's the News)

Check out our blog for the latest news on Ajiri Tea!

We Are Not a Cause

Nelson Mandela said, “ . . . overcoming poverty is not a gesture of charity. It is an act of justice."


With Struggle Comes Gratitude

Running a small business has many challenges. And that makes our success as a company and as a community, that much sweeter.


Finding a Home

Though there is no autumn in Kenya, we want our 30 sponsored students to feel the same shift in possibilities, the same warmth at home, the same comfort in routine.