Vocational Training & Microfinance Empowerment

by Develop Africa, Inc.
Vocational Training & Microfinance Empowerment
Vocational Training & Microfinance Empowerment
Vocational Training & Microfinance Empowerment
Vocational Training & Microfinance Empowerment
Vocational Training & Microfinance Empowerment
Vocational Training & Microfinance Empowerment
Vocational Training & Microfinance Empowerment
Vocational Training & Microfinance Empowerment
Vocational Training & Microfinance Empowerment
Vocational Training & Microfinance Empowerment
Vocational Training & Microfinance Empowerment
Vocational Training & Microfinance Empowerment
Vocational Training & Microfinance Empowerment
Vocational Training & Microfinance Empowerment
Vocational Training & Microfinance Empowerment
Vocational Training & Microfinance Empowerment
Vocational Training & Microfinance Empowerment
Vocational Training & Microfinance Empowerment
Vocational Training & Microfinance Empowerment
Vocational Training & Microfinance Empowerment
Vocational Training & Microfinance Empowerment
Vocational Training & Microfinance Empowerment
Adama at work
Adama at work

Your generous support is continuing to help provide microfinance loans, which helps small businesses like Adama's. The goal of the microfinance loans is to provide parents/guardians with the ability to support their families.  Your support has helped Adama, who is raising her granddaughter, Mabinty.   Adama stated that the business has been doing well and that she uses the profits to provide lunch for her granddaughter and to provide food and other household expenses for her family.

Your support is helping individuals like Adama become self-sufficient and provide a better life for their families. If you haven't had the chance to sign up for a recurring donation yet, we encourage you to consider starting a monthly recurring donation here. Even a few dollars a month will go a long way to give individuals a hand up in their businesses.

Please also share this with your contacts and invite them to consider supporting this ongoing project.  If you have any questions, please feel free to email us at GlobalGiving@developafrica.org.

With great appreciation, 

Amy & The Develop Africa Team

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Fatmata with her clothes and toiletries for sale
Fatmata with her clothes and toiletries for sale

Dear Project Supporters,

Your generous support is continuing to help provide microfinance loans, which helps small businesses like Fatmata's, which sells toiletries. The goal of microfinance loans is to provide parents/guardians with the ability to support their families.  Your support has helped her purchase extra merchandise including clothing and additional toiletries to sell to better support her family.  

Fatmata expressed her deep gratitude for the microfinance loan stating that with the business, she is sure to meet the basic needs of her family.

Your support is helping individuals like Fatmata become self-sufficient and provide a better life for their families. If you haven't had the chance to sign up for a recurring donation yet, we encourage you to consider starting a monthly recurring donation here. Even a few dollars a month will go a long way to give individuals a hand up in their businesses.

Please also share this with your contacts and invite them to consider supporting this ongoing project.  If you have any questions, please feel free to email us at GlobalGiving@developafrica.org.

With great appreciation, 

Amy & The Develop Africa Team

PS. If you sign up for a new recurring donation from Dec 13-17th, GlobalGiving will match your first donation at 200% after 4 monthly donations.

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Sahr with his new supplies
Sahr with his new supplies

Dear Project Supporters,

Thanks in part to your support, Sahr, a talented artist in Freetown received quality paint and paintbrushes.   Sahr is full of potential and loves to paint on canvas, however, good quality paint and paintbrushes are scarce to non-existent for purchase in Sierra Leone.

Sahr was delighted to receive the paint and paintbrushes. The photo below shows the canvas painting that he is working on using the paint and brushes that you helped provide. In this video, he sends a word of appreciation to you.

 Thank you Develop Africa for providing these art supplies. I am really grateful and it really works well. Thank you so much - really grateful!

If you haven't had the chance to sign up for a recurring donation yet, we encourage you to consider starting a monthly recurring donation here. Even a few dollars a month will go a long way to give individuals, like Sahr, a hand up in their businesses.

Please also share this with your contacts and invite them to consider supporting this ongoing project.  If you have any questions, please feel free to email us at GlobalGiving@developafrica.org.

 

With great appreciation,

Amy & The Develop Africa Team

A sample of Sahr's artwork
A sample of Sahr's artwork

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Dear Project Supporters,

Your generous support is continuing to help provide microfinance loans, which helps small businesses like Fatu's petty trading business. The goal of microfinance loans is to provide parents/guardians with the ability to support their families.

Fatu uses her microfinance loan to do petty trading selling vegetables, fish, rice, and spices to make money to support her family.  Since Fatu received her Develop Africa Sierra Leone interest-free microfinance loan, she has been able to start and maintain her small business.  

Your support is helping individuals like Fatu become self-sufficient and provide a better life for their families. Our recurring donors truly make a lasting difference. If you haven't had the chance to sign up for a recurring donation yet, we encourage you to consider starting a monthly recurring donation here. Even a few dollars a month will go a long way to give individuals a hand up in their businesses.

Please also share this with your contacts and invite them to consider supporting this ongoing project.  If you have any questions, please feel free to email us at GlobalGiving@developafrica.org.

 

With great appreciation,

Amy &The Develop Africa Team

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Adama at work
Adama at work

 

Dear Project Supporters,

Your generous support is continuing to help provide microfinance loans, which helps small businesses like Adama's petty trading business. The goal of microfinance loans is to provide parents/guardians with the ability to support their families.

Adama, her husband, and her granddaughter, Mabinty live in Freetown. Adama uses her microfinance loan to do petty trading to make money to support her granddaughter, Mabinty, who lives with her.  Since Adama received her Develop Africa Sierra Leone interest-free microfinance loan, she has been able to start and maintain her small business.  

Your support is helping individuals like Adama become self-sufficient and provide a better life for their families. Our recurring donors truly make a lasting difference. If you haven't had the chance to sign up for a recurring donation yet, we encourage you to consider starting a monthly recurring donation here. Even a few dollars a month will go a long way to give individuals a hand up in their businesses.

Please also share this with your contacts and invite them to consider supporting this ongoing project.  If you have any questions, please feel free to email us at GlobalGiving@developafrica.org.

 

With great appreciation,

Amy &The Develop Africa Team

Adama with her granddaughter, Mabinty
Adama with her granddaughter, Mabinty

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Develop Africa, Inc.

Location: Johnson City, Tennessee - USA
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Project Leader:
Sylvester Renner
President, Develop Africa
Johnson City, Tennessee United States
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