Providing scholarships to students in Mozambique
Annual Goal: $26,167.50
Year to Date Gifts: $1,933.90
Describe the need affecting community
Mozambique is a developing country and most of its inhabitants wrestle for surviving. Education has been proven to be a way to help people go around this problem through teaching them “how to fish and not providing them with fish”. It is our belief, as a church that the more educated people we have, more will be the chances or having improved lives in all spheres. Education will provide people with life skills at all levels.
How will this Advance project help to address the need?
This project will identify people who are really committed to attend school and are willing to give their contribution for the development of their communities, church and country as a whole.
Describe the primary goal of the project
The primary Goal of this project, is to reduce the levels of poverty through promoting education. It is our hope that at the end of this quadrennium we will have men women well trained and with enough tools to use for the development of individuals, community, Church and to some extent, the nation.
Describe the change you would like to see in the community as a result of this Advance project
The accomplishment of the degree by the beneficiaries, will constitute one first indicator of the project’s success. Number of people employed or self-employed as result of the training received through the scholarship. Increase in the number of people with certain level of education within the community.