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- women's empowerment sewing project
THE LETTER FROM THE WOMEN WHO ARE IN THE PROJECT
[TRANSLATED FROM SWAHILI]
First of all thanks very much, with the project we as women are
so glad to be part of the it ,we thanks the leadership of the UCT
for the project which will change our lives for the better on the
other hand we thank the Lord for giving you the vision of this project.
We can now see some new hope for our lives since some of us are
doing better in class this shows how serious are we, we can now
dare to think that we are going be the chanel of hope to other women
we are being trained for free we will also teach our fellow women
for free soon after we have finished the training.
It is our prayer that one day we will have enough sewing machines
so that each one of us should use her own sewing machine,
Thanks very much.
PRAISE GOD the deposit has been
raised and the church is being refurbished. Thanks be to God.
UCT will need to generate at least US $5,000
for the factory refurbishment and US $4,500 for the 30 Sewing
a letter of prayer from Tanzania
a letter of thanks from one of the ladies already in the
The Tanzania team plan to market the products through
the schools in Tanzania and Liberty PVT school has already agreed
to purchase school uniforms from the UCT -Tanzania Sewing Project
In the Caribbean UCT plans to promote the project
through the schools in our region where children will be able to
select styles and order outfits. These will be imported from Africa
and sold at our 'Africa Appeal' outlets in Barbados.
Senator Lynette Eastmond, Barbados' Minister of
Commerce, Consumer Affairs and Business Development, speaking on
September 2006 at a business seminar at United Nations (UN) House,
in association with the Barbados Investment and Development Corporation
(BIDC), is of the view that the "synergies to be derived
from Barbados' reconnection with Africa, have great potential for
culture, the economy, trade and investment".
Senator Eastmond commented that as part of the foreign
policy, "Barbados has set for itself a goal of reconnecting
with the African continent". She shared several ways in
which the current has achieved this goal.<
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CARIBBEAN TRUST BARBADOS BANK ACCOUNT:
First Caribbean International Bank Bds Ltd
Super Centre Complex, Warrens
St. Michael, Barbados
Account number 1000431831