Job Training for Poor Mothers in Brazil

by Associacao Saude Crianca


To help mothers generate income and to promote self-sufficiency by developing important professional skills.
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Some mothers need social assistance, guidance, material and technical skills to make them competitive professionals. Once these mothers become professionals, they will be able to get into the formal job market and generate income. We will offer 160 vacancies for several courses: hairdressing, manicure, painting on material, sewing, and computer courses. This project is meant to last for one year.


To professionalize courses for 160 mothers. The courses include theoretical notions, demonstration, and on-the-job training. Acquisition of sewing equipment: machines, material for everyday use, and kits for the graduates.

Long-Term Impact

To help bring mothers into the formal job market.

Additional Documentation

This project has provided additional documentation in a Microsoft Word file (projdoc.doc).



Organization Information

Associacao Saude Crianca

Location: Rio de Janeiro, RJ - Brazil
Website: http:/​/​

Funded Project!

Thanks to 5 donors like you, a total of $2,838 was raised for this project on GlobalGiving. Combined with other sources of funding, this project raised enough money to fund the outlined activities and is no longer accepting donations.

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