Frequently asked questions

What is Keeping Marriage Alive Initiative (KMA) all about?

KMA is a habit shop that caters to the needs in marriages, families and society by recognizing the core values of marriage and the family unit in the development of every society.

In KMA we embrace solutions that build up marriages; we believe that marriage is the foundation of every FAMILY and family is the DNA of the society.

Our Vision

Strong marriage, strong family, healthy society.

Our Mission

Stirring up the culture of ONENESS IN MARRIAGE by reviving the moral value of the society; one family at a time.

Founders of KMA

Ngee & Rich (Dr Richard & Mrs Ngozi Okonkwo) a husband-wife team; are Habit Instructors, Counselors, Speakers, Writers and Founders of Keeping Marriage Alive Initiative.

When was KMA founded?

KMA was founded November 2012 and legally incorporated April 2013.

Is KMA a registered company?

Keeping Marriage Alive Initiative [KMA] is a registered non-governmental organization (CAC/IT/NO 60432) and a Habit shop that caters to the needs in marriages, families and society by recognizing the core values of marriage and the family unit in the development of every society.

Board of Directors

Mrs Ngozi Okonkwo, Dr Richard Okonkwo and Mrs Nneamaka Nzeribe Ogini.

Is KMA all about married people?

No. KMA is aimed at building great relationships, helping marriages to stand, correcting errors that people make in relationships and marriages, while instituting habits that are necessary in building a successful marriage. KMA also caters for singles, people in relationship, engaged couples, married people etc.

Why do I need to be part of KMA

KMA is a community of like-minded people, who believe that their marriage/family is an integral part of their success. in this community we share ideas and learn from each other. we understand that every marriage is at different stages and we are willing to build each other up. Become a part of KMA today!

Our programs

KMA offers the following programs:

2 Sides of the Story Book/ Facebook live, Woman and Marriage, KMA Empowerment, KMA Anniversary and Awards, Help International Conference, Family Alive Boot Camp, Children’s Creative Camp, LoveSkool, FIDELITY Walk, Couples Hangout, Counseling, STAB (Stop The Abuse) etc.

2 sides of the Story book/ Facebook live

This is a handbook on relationships especially marriage.

It’s a workbook for:

  • Singles who need insight into what marriage is all about.
  • Engaged couples who want to be better prepared for the institution of marriage.
  • All married couples who believe that their marriage is an integral part of their success story.

No matter where you are in marriage this book is a must have!

INTENSIVE HABIT WORKSHOP

It is a workshop that deals with habits; which when utilized properly leads to a more productive life, better relationship skills and a balanced life.

Woman and Marriage

This is an interactive platform that teaches on things that uplift women and build up their marriages. It holds weekly online and physical meeting holds first Friday of every month in different centres.

KMA Anniversary and Awards

We believe Family is the DNA of society: In our Awards we celebrate the true heroes of our time, who in spite of the lowered standard of our society have chosen to take the “path less travelled” by living a life of faithfulness, love, integrity, humility, influence and the fear of God against all odds.

We celebrate;

  • Singles who have made positive impact in their work place and society.
  • Married couples with exemplary lifestyle.
  • Families that are united with right values and habits.
  • Organizations that support and encourage family values, bonding and growth.

Family Alive Boot Camp

It is a yearly weekend affair Friday – Sunday, held during Easter holidays. It’s an intentional boot camp in an exotic location where parents bond with their children through various games, workshops, teachings and team play.

Children’s Creative Camp

This is a platform where provisions are made for children to express their creative minds and guide them in expressing their voice. It’s a two (2) weeks – one (1) month program customized to meet the need of the participants.

FIDELITY Walk

Fidelity walk is an online couple’s forum where practical interventions are discussed towards maximizing the potentials of the Man and the Woman in marriage. F.I.D.E.L.I.T.Y is an acronym for habits required for a successful life cum marriage – Friendship, Insight, Discipline, Expression, Loving, Integrity, Team-work and Yardstick.

We host a FIDELITY walk round cities every February sensitizing the communities about the power of habits in building ourselves, marriage, family and community.

Couples Hangout

Break the routine! Couples dress up and go on a date with other couples. During the date-night case studies are shared, interactive game sessions, and practical life lessons to help each couple be the best version of themselves in their marriage.

Counseling

This is an integral part of KMA; we offer private counseling, group counseling and practical lessons to help singles, intending couples and couples to find their way through the situations they are going through. Counseling holds every Tuesday and special booking is available.

Why do I need counseling?

When there is unresolved conflict. When all hope is lost and the only option coming to mind is divorce, you need to seek for godly counsel in the midst of the storm. We have private and group counseling sections handled by trained counselors and tailored to meet your needs.

STAB (Stop The Abuse)

Stab is an intervention method to purposely address both victims (the abuse and the abuser). This intervention is for six (6) weeks; intertwined with personal, group and couple counseling. Sponsors are assigned to every couple for a year and for longer where needed. For those who are willing to reconcile we introduce habits and accountability patterns to walk them through.

What is Help International Conference?

This is an annual conference for both singles and married who need help in answering those tough questions concerning all areas of life.

What is LoveSkool all about?

LoveSkool is for singles that are interested in laying a good foundation for their homes, before embarking on their pre-marital class. It holds twice a year to help singles understand who they are and make a better choice in choosing a life partner.

KMA Empowerment

These are the less privileged families who have chosen to stay together despite having nothing. Our passion is to meet them at their point of needs by providing financial support, especially child welfare, health care and family support.

Our working hours

We open by 9am and close by 5pm Monday to Friday.

Channels to contact us

Email: [email protected]

GSM: +234-8037225010, =234-8033186774, =234-8176068062

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Twitter: @AliveKMA

Website: www.keepingmarriagealive.com