#Houseofakina CAUSE BRAND.

founded 2013 in Dublin city university. 

 

Born out of response to the migrant crisis in 2013 and winner of the All Ireland Universities social enterprise competition (Enactus).

Joshua Doyle and Lye Ogunsanya founded the #Houseofakina while studying in Dublin City University.  #Houseofakina Social Enterprise creates Handmade + Limited Edition accessories. Profits are used for workshops and programs to support marginalised Migrant Women in Ireland.  Using creativity to show best practice of integrating new communities while challenging the status quo. 

#Houseofakina products promote inclusion through their design, employment through their creation and profits help to support integrating new communities; via programs and capacity building workshops.

#HOUSEOFAKINA HAS RECEIVED THREE SOCIAL ENTERPRISE AWARDS INCLUDING THE SEI MINNOVATION FUND AND THE INNERCITY ENTERPRISE FUND IN 2015 AND 2016.