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Registered Charity No. 1133344

Projects

Since the inauguration of the charity in 2007, we have set up and been involved with many projects, as some shown below. 

 

 

Project work so far includes:

 

  • Financed rain water harvesting schemes (as above) and running water for health centre

  • Built a housing for a medical refrigeration unit (top right)

  • Supplied a midwife bag and other medical equipment for health centre

  • Supporting education of several Sisters as nurses/midwives and other professions

  • Financing bursaries for nursery school children.                                         

  • Provided playground equipment for nursery school

  • Supplied sewing and knitting machines (right)           

  • Financed agricultural machine spares

  • Famine relief due to poor harvest

  • Assisted in getting Bibles and hymn books to equip village congregations 

  • Supplied Bajaji (Scooter driven Rickshaw)

  • Built a hostel to accommodate 20 girls who come from villages to attend Secondary School

  • Drilled a well producing large quantities of water for irrigation and domestic use

Fundraising Ideas:

The following are projects we would like to fund, based on the agricultural needs of the Sisters.

Two Axle Tipping Trailer at about  £6,700

($8,610 or €7,560)

To connect to tractor bought last year.

Trailer

Thrasher to get cob off the corn stoke at about £750

($965 or €846)


Currently it takes 20 Sisters 7 days to thrash manually 200 sacks of corn, as seen here:

 

Pounding  maize.jpeg

Well drilling for water at Mkuranga farm of Sisters near Dar Es Salaam.

Funding is needed to hire the drilling machine and cover the project work.

Current estimate is £400  ($515 or €450)


The photo shows the result of drilling for water at the CMM Motherhouse in Masasi.
 

Corn Thrasher
Water Drilling
Sister sewing