Our Wish List & Dreams

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We are enormously grateful to those who support us and help to continue our dream for the future.
Here below is a list of some of our needs:

Education, Training & Development

  • Adult Basic Education & Training programs for members
  • Computer classes for 3 members
  • Driving lessons for 2 members
  • 'Cultivating a Staff Community & Advancing Organisational Leadership & Development' - 3 modules of 12 weeks each
  • Numeracy & Literacy Programs for our members & children
  • HIV/AIDs education & training
  • Design development of new product ranges
Marketing
  • New & existing markets in which to sell our products
  • Financial support or dedicated airmiles for members to market at overseas venues
Infrastructure
  • A toilet & shower in the Kopanang centre
Equipment
  • Specialist Accuquilt machine
  • Elna Press
  • Purpose-built ironing cabinet
  • Sewing machine servicing on a regular basis
Haberdashery Needs

  • Embroidery cottons, all colours
  • Dressmaking tracing paper
  • Rotary cutters
  • Good machine thread
  • Fabric backing (sheeting) & batting
  • Bobbins
  • Good cutting scissors
  • Self-healing cutting mats
Support

  • Emergency medical & outreach relief for sick members
  • Toiletry & hygiene products for women & children
  • Bereavement support
  • Medicine: (Ibibrufen, Panadol, throat losenges, cough mixture, deep heat & antiseptic ointment)
  • E-pap immune-building cereal supplement for the sick
  • Food crisis support
  • Baby & children's clothes
  • Uniforms for school children & students
  • School bursaries for our bright children or youth to attend a better school
  • Sports bursaries for our children & youth
October 2014