Self-Empowerment Reduces Poverty

Fellowships provide sewing machines and rickshaws indiscriminately to the poor, enabling impoverished men and women to support their families and contribute to their community. The followers receiving these sewing machines and rickshaws are taught to tithe to their fellowships, enabling the fellowship to give back to the community in an accelerated fashion through more sewing machines, rickshaws, and literacy courses.

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Literacy Courses

Students in literacy courses are taught a skill that dramatically increases their income, and is relevant to the community where they live. These skills include learning to sew and garden, as well as making incense, soap, candles, baskets, leaf-plates and other items that can be sold at the market. The courses also include basic math and the importance of saving, so the students are equipped to develop their own business. The Word of God is a primary resource throughout these classes.

Stories

The circle of giving empowers individuals and helps communities.