KOMAI is an organization in Malawi that builds social projects with creative impact. KO stands for ‘collaborating’. MAI is the month of May in French and spring season in the Northern Hemisphere. The organization runs a number of projects in the country. Its first project, Music 4 Malawi, is a music education program for underprivileged children and musicians in HIV/AIDS afflicted Malawi.
The organization runs creative campaigns and work in partnership with ethical designers to produce and sell products that generate revenue for its social projects. It has an online shop that sells a handpicked selection of pieces made by designers around the globe. They also have a crowdfunding campaign which raised initial funds needed to establish the pilot program of Music 4 Malawi.
The organization believes that creative people like artists, musicians, designers and performers can do amazing things to change the world.