Tayec Empowerment Group is a youth group from South Mugirangu, Kisii county with a membership of 18 . The group secured a loan Uwezo Fund loan of Ksh 100,000.They manufacture non consumable in soapstone carving including animals,utensils and wooden items.They not only do soapstone carving but also train youths in acquiring curving & crafting skills. They earn a living from selling the products and also export them to other countries.
- Increase in sales through marketing of soap stone products such as animals,utensils and woden items.
- The group exports their products to other countries including Germany,Italy,Ghana and Italy.
- Creation of employment to 10 members of the group.5members do soapstone carving and the other 5 members sell the
- Through training many youths have learnt crafting skills in the region.
- The group has generated a profit of 100% from soap stone curving.