Fall 2013 LI Business Renewal Project

$7,400 $0
Raised Remaining


After the major success of the spring project LI has vastly improved it's mechanics and welding programs.This fall program will provide previous LI businesses with additional training that will update them with the proper tools that will expand their electrician and carpentry shops. This will allow them to better help their communities and more efficiently.

What is the issue, problem, or challenge?

The LI businesses that have been created were given the training in order to make their business work and help their community grow. Even though they have the training necessary it is important to keep the businesses updated with new ways to make their businesses better.

How will this project solve this problem?

This microproject will be giving previous LI businesses with the proper tools they need to expand their businesses. This will be done by providing them with additional training that teaches them about updates that are now available and that will help their business.

Potential Long Term Impact

Develop independent profit-generating businesses that serve as models for growth in surrounding communities. Project beneficiaries fill voids in the local economy while improving their families' health, education and financial stability. Previous leaders have sent their brothers, sisters and children to school, helped invest in new businesses within the community, offered new services to community members such as the disabled, establishing infrastructure for the future growth of Nigeria.

Funding Information

Total Funding Received to Date: $7,400

Funding Information

This project is now in implementation and no longer available for funding. Received funds will be used to accomplish concrete objectives as indicated in the project's "Activities" section. Updates will be posted under the "Project Report" tab as they become available.

Donors' contributions and pledges to this project totaled $7,400 .  The original project funding goal was $4,000.



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