Karopa CBO was registered in the year 2012 with the Ministry of Gender, Children and Social affairs. At its formation they were 20 members that has grown to over 35 members at the moment with 12 affiliate groups making the entire membership to be over 250 members inclusive of the members coming from the affiliate Self help groups.
Karopa CBO covers a location with two sub locations( Rongo-Pala and Kakangutu) in Wangchieng location, Kabondo-Kasipul Constituency, Homa-Bay County, Kenya.
Karopa is managed by an executive board comprising of seven and a coordinator who does not take part in the decision making at the board but doubles as the administrator of the CBO.
Karopa Office is located at Othoro along Kisii- Kisumu Highway.