It’s an honour being hosted on Leah Salinas Podcast, where I share insights about social entrepreneurship and Nai Nami. Listen the episode here: https://leahsalinas.com/creativemanifestationpodcast/gianmarco-marinello-social-entrepreneurship
In this video, I am sharing how I transformed my passion of exploring and understanding new environments into my purpose of serving others. It is the story behind Nai Nami, the social enterprise I founded in Nairobi, which is the pure expression of who I really am.
TURN ON THE ENGLISH CAPTIONS BEFORE YOU WATCH
Watch on Youtube: “Our Streets – Our Stories”
“Our Streets – Our Stories” is a short documentary about Donga, one of Nairobi’s 60,000 street children and one of the few who got a second chance to turn his life around. Donga grew up on the streets, without any formal education or role models to follow. However, after begging, hustling and stealing for years, his life changed when he joined Nai Nami. I believe that disadvantaged youth everywhere deserve the chance to a better future, and I hope this film inspires you to expand on our approach. Watch the film on Youtube: “Our Streets – Our Stories”
When you deal with disadvantaged or difficult youth (delinquent, rebellious, low self-esteem) it is often a challenge to connect with them. First of all, it needs time. But there are some very important behaviours you should stick to from the beginning in order to build a connection. Youth with an unfortunate background or in a …
Watch the film on Youtube: Tourism in Kenya Gives Disadvantaged Youth a Future
Nai Nami was featured in a short documentary produced by Charlie’s Travels, a travel agency in Nairobi (Kenya) which is one of our main partners!