Dr. Karambu Ringera first met a group of women who were who were living with HIV/AIDS in July of 2002. The women were meeting at her mother’s home and they all were struggling to support themselves and their children. They asked her whether she could assist them in sending their children to school and also if she could help the women living with AIDS get medication. She said to the women, “I am just a student and really have no money. However, I will think about your request.