Zuri Awards


Stand Out 4 Mental Health


Christine’s personal journey with Bipolar Mood Disorder has ignited her passion for advocating for mental health rights, leading her to establish Stand Out 4 Mental Health. At Stand Out 4 Mental Health, we believe in promoting mental wellness through innovative avenues such as dance, art, sports, and fashion.

Our flagship project, Artvista, brings art therapy sessions to the underserved community of Mukuru Kwa Njenga, offering vital support to those in need. Additionally, we provide virtual psychosocial support groups for families and affordable therapy services, ensuring that help is accessible to all who seek it. Through our presence on social media, we strive to educate and combat stigma surrounding mental health, spreading awareness and fostering understanding.

At Stand Out 4 Mental Health, our mission is clear: to uplift spirits and foster emotional well-being in every individual we reach. Together, let’s stand out for mental health!


MIND Africa


As a medical student, Gloria’s firsthand experiences during clinical rotations ignited a strong dedication to addressing healthcare disparities, particularly in sickle cell disease and cancer. In response to these challenges, Gloria founded MIND Africa—a groundbreaking organization committed to pioneering healthcare solutions, fostering positive change, and making a lasting impact on communities.

At MIND Africa, our mission is clear: to explore new avenues, introduce innovative approaches, and work towards a future where all communities thrive. Through impactful initiatives like blood drives, mentorship programs, and workshops on healthcare innovation, MIND Africa is redefining what’s possible in healthcare, promoting sustainable development, and actively engaging communities for enduring impact.


Momzy Network


Ruth Mwende Kimweli, the founder of Momzy Network, a dedicated sleep consultancy service with over 8 years of experience in the field. With a degree in Health Science and specialized training in Sleep-related Disorders, I am passionate about improving the quality of sleep for both adults and children. At Momzy Network, we provide comprehensive sleep assessments, diagnosis, and personalized treatment plans tailored to each client’s unique needs. Our services encompass clinical management, patient education, continuous monitoring, and collaboration with other healthcare professionals to ensure holistic care.

As a sleep consultant, my approach is patient-centered, focusing on the physical, psychological, and mental well-being of our clients. Through comprehensive assessments and individualized sleep plans, we strive to address sleep-related issues and improve overall quality of life. Our commitment extends beyond diagnosis and treatment to ongoing support and education for our clients. By staying updated on the latest research and advancements in sleep medicine, we ensure that our clients receive the most effective and evidence-based care.