Elite Interviews: Founder of Bora Wear


Bora Wear is a men's wear company helping to employ HIV+ women in the slums of Nairobi. The founder of Bora Wear is Cornell graduate, Mugo Muna, who is the perfect example of how Gen-Y can take action in support of global causes.

Can you tell us a little more about the brand Bora Wear and what your main goal is?

How did the idea of creating this line come about to help people who are HIV+?

What were you doing before you started Bora Wear?

What is the inspiration behind the designs for the line?

How do you plan on improving the lives of current and future generations?

Who are some people you look up to in terms of philanthropic success or who motivate you to continue your work?

At Elite we believe it's important to give back and contribute to society, how important is it to you that younger generations become involved and aware of global issues?

What would be some advice you'd like to give for those who wish to become involved with philanthropic projects, but are not sure how?

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