Village Project Africa sees women as having a crucial role in supporting and advancing the community. Each one has a vested interest in improving the area in which their children will grow and eventually contribute. As a result, we seek opportunities to support these women through education, health care, economic growth programs, and women’s groups.
- 100% of the proceeds earned from the sale of beads and bags goes back to the women
- Women meet weekly for worship and fellowship
- New homes and wells are provided for the most needy
- Education and training for life skills are offered, including:
- bead making
- health and sanitation
“Widows are shunned in Kenya—at Village Project Africa they are welcomed and loved. James 1:27 reminds us that ‘Religion that is pure and undefiled before God, the Father, is this: to visit orphans and widows in their affliction … ’ ” – Margaret Lewis, Executive Director