Hopes and Dreams Kilinochchi
To train refugees and orphans who have known nothing but 30 years of war in order that they may either gain employment, or make items to sell, specifically Soap, Candles, Jewellery and tuk tuks. Our Centre in the south of Sri Lanka already makes these items and can undertake training
September 2011 - December 2016
Charity information: The Manacare Foundation
Refugees with no education need some kind of training in order that they may earn an income
They will be able to work and earn money for them selves and their families
Activities» Making Soap
» Making Candles
» Training as Housemaids
Earning an income
Activities» We have won a major contract to supply the Jetwing group of hotels with soap
Receiving payment for items made by the trainee
Long Term changes will be a flourishing business with many employees, either outreach or in house
There are no risks
On our web site, donors welcome to visit
Budget - Project Cost: £11,000Loading graph....
Amount Heading Description £1,000 Travel Bringing refugees down to the training centre frm the north of Sri Lanka, until we can build up ther £4,000 Lodging Overheads during training periods (4 months duration) £5,000 Ingredients Ingredients during set up £1,000 Administration Telephone, etc
Kilinochchi , no hotels, ... area devastated by 30 years of war.
The population of Kilinochchi, mainly refugees, some orphans
Because we are already based in Sri Lanka. We have done much reconnaisance work in the area of need, we are working closely with the Rotary Club (the writer being a Rotarian) in Jaffna.
Read more about the Charity running this project.
Is working closely with the refugees and has a prioretised list of recipients