October 4, 2017
Congo – Mitendi Women’s Center Annual Fund
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Abolishing Global Slavery
GoalSeeking to raise $99,900 for the first three years;$33,300 annually to cover ongoing operational support.
SummaryThis Annual Fund provides scholarships for the in-residence training program and also covers the center’s ongoing maintenance and operational support.
DescriptionThe Mitendi Women’s Center, located in the outskirts of the capital city, Kinshasa, in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, serves the most vulnerable women. The center provides basic education, training in life skills and job training in sewing and restaurant work. In a Christian context, the residents receive comprehensive care, including support for body, mind and spirit.
Suggested Gifts$380 provides one young woman with education and training for a year
$1,000 helps with the maintenance of the center and supports the two-year residential program
$1,900 provides five young women with education and training for a year
Prayer RequestsPrayerfully consider your part in this project. Please pray with Jill and the Congolese Baptist Women’s Association that the young women in the program will have hope for a better life for themselves and their families.