Gearing up for Naivasha Horticultural Expo 2017
This year's edition of Naivasha Horticultural Fair will be held on 15 - 16th September at the Naivasha Sports Club. The show has grown to become the continent’s biggest and fastest growing showcasing for horticulture.
At the Naivasha Horticultural Fair, business and networking among players in the industry remains the focal point with the forthcoming show promising to attract quite a number of exhibitors. Nearly 200 exhibitors drawn from various segments of the industry; including Breeders, Suppliers to the industry and Growers. The setting is open air and has a very relaxed flair about it; complimented by live music, drinks and dining areas. A kiddie’s play area is set aside to give the show a ‘family day out’ ambiance.
One very unique aspect is that all profits accrued from the annual event goes towards supporting charity causes. These charities also form part of the fair each year and offer visitors an opportunity to see how the monies are being utilized. NHFAIR Trust in-line with their motto ‘building better lives’ supports charities geared towards poverty alleviation and improving the lives of women and children especially. The charities include: Naivasha Safe House (for abused women and children), the Naivasha Children’s Shelter, NACOHAG (HIV/AIDS and family health), Karagita Maternity Hospital, Naivasha General Hospital Maternity Wing (reduction of maternal and infant mortality), United Disabled Persons of Naivasha, KSPCA, and The Rotary Club.