Based in Karurumo, outside Embu, Mungania Self Help grouped formed in 2014 to fight FGM in the area. It has thirty members, all of whom are women without husbands, most of them have been widowed.
Aside from fighting FGM, with Compassion CBO, they also help create awareness of HIV/AIDS and provide support and follow ups for those diagnosed with the condition.
They work heavily with ex-prostitutes helping them through income generating schemes such as goat rearing and farming.
The members also conduct a merry-go-round to help members have enough capital to start businesses and learn new skills.