Grassroots Projects Update!
Here’s a peek into how our grassroots projects are going!
CRIPDES San Vicente
- 31 women’s committees are stronger and actively functioning. 30 women know and are using organic agriculture skills to guarantee healthy food for them and their families through vegetable gardens.
- Women have actively participated in the municipal women’s committee from Tecoluca. Their projections and demands have been made and later have been presented to different institutions.
- Through coordinated help from “Ciudad Mujer -Usulutan”, 204 women from Tecoluca have graduated after leaning different skills (60 women trained in baking, 40 women trained in hammock making, 60 women trained in sewing, and 44 trained in computing). As a result, some women have started their own small economic initiatives.
- The community savings and loans groups have been followed up with and are operating well.