#MLK Help Trained Young Women Buy Sewing Machines and Fabrics

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ORGANIZATION: Idealist.org

Recruiting Organization: Development Alert

Having supported Syliva and Kotida buy New sewing machines and start up fabrics in April, 2022 with support from Michelle Joy our ally from the US, ten (10) young women who are trained Tailors, un employed and without means to support themseleves from different rural communities reached out to us for support so that they can get the opportuntiy to buy sewing machines and fabrics. With these support, they will establs tailoring Businesses, be employed, earn income and be able to support their families.

Here is a link to videos of Sylivia and Kotida receiving their machcines and Fabrics. Syliva: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_3o6S9XohTs . Kotida: https://www.youtube.com/watch ?...

Since then, we have given out SEVEN (7) sewing machines and fabrics to different young ladies and are now doing extremely better than they were. A huge thank you to our amazing supporters. We have also supported the education journey of over 400 needy school going children giving them 410 Dozens (4920) Exercise Books and 2050 Pens/Pencils thanks to the wonderful support from The Day Trader (Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=67oAgwioOBg) Family and The Pollination Project USA: https://www.facebook.com/reel/ ... all the Links to our Impact please check out our YouTube Channel and our Facebook links Below YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCK2raak2joCjcTN1baxsBMgFacebook: https://www.facebook.com/Devel ...


Development Alert, a fully registered charity is looking for Volunteers and all well-wishers from all over the world to support the organization's fundraising effort in the follwoing ways;

  • Create/Promote Online Fundraisers
  • Organize and manage online events to promote the fundraising drive
  • Creating online Marketing contents/
  • Identify and implement fundraising ideas to raise project funds


We aew appealing to well wishers help us raise USD 3700 so that we can be able to give the ten young ladies permanent emplyment and source of income so that that they can be able to change the dire living conditions that they are living at the moment. All the young women are trained and only need urgent support with machines and fabrics so that they can be able to start tailoring business where they can work, earn and be able to support their families. Please take a moment to support these rural young ladies with skills acquire Sewing Machines and startup fabrics.

Thank you so much for your support and may the Almighty Bless You Abundantly!


USD 370 is enough for a Brand New Sewing Machine and Start up Fabrics for one person

1. Buy one Sewing Machine for one person USD 170

2. Buy start up materials/Fabrics for one person USD 200

3. Total Amount Needed for 10 Sewing Machines and Start up Fabrics USD 3,700

PROJECT FUNNDRAISER LINK: https://www.givengain.com/cc/help-trained-young-women-buy-sewing-machines-and-fabrics/

Stipend ProvidedFalse

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Housing AvailableFalse

Language/Cultral Support AvailableFalse

Wheelchair AccessibleFalse

Fee RequiredFalse

Fee Amount: None

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