CHEMWA PROJECT

Mail:  941 Mabel Lake Road, Enderby BC V0E 1V5

Tel:  (250) 838.6690     Email: info@reliefandsupport.org

Charitable Registration No. 88756 8061 RR0001

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SERVING THE PEOPLE OF KENYA IN CHRIST’S NAME

PROJECTS:

The Chemwa Project is a Christ centred community for children who have been orphaned and others who have been impoverished by the AIDS pandemic. Chemwa has a number of development programs underway that will build a more self-sufficient economy for the people of the region.

VOCATIONAL TRAINING:

The vocational program is now in progress and offers sponsored children opportunity for practical training courses in several areas.  A short  list of training courses has been identified to provide greater impact to the economic activity in this area. Courses include: Agriculture and Small Business; Construction - Carpentry; Masonry; Joinery; Fashion Design - Seamstress; Information & Communication Technology.

EDUCATION & TRADES TRAINING:

The Chemwa Christian Academy serves the Bungoma and surrounding regions of Kenya. Chemwa Christian Academy which now celebrates one year and three months of operation. The Program has been blessed through the kind efforts of Anchor Academy and the Mennonite Central Committee who generously provided school educational packages and materials (PACES).

SCHOOL BUILDING PROJECT:

The Chemwa Christian Academy (CCA) continues to make good progress. The building project includes 2 classrooms, meeting and administration rooms and kitchen facilities to allow for meals to be prepared for students and other activities related to the Chemwa Project

The overall budget for the school project is $30,000.00 dollars. Funds are being directed from Canada to Kenya to cover development costs, but contributions are needed to move forward.

ANIMAL PROJECT:

Sponsors may purchase animals for the Chemwa Project. The animals are given to designated families who in-turn sell produced goods and off-spring back to the animal program. Specific costs vary dependent on the value of each animal.
The cost for each animal is: Milk cows ($550 ea.), Milk goats ($330 ea.), Chickens ($6 ea.)

Please consider a donation or monthly contribution to these activities. Secure automatic bank withdrawals are available for your convenience.

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CURRENT PROJECTS

A Christ centred community for children who have been orphaned by the AIDS pandemic.