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Economic and Community development project

Forming a cooperative Soceity of 50 widows and enpowering members of the cooperative with micro crdi

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Apo Dutse area of federal capital territory Abuja is a predominantly rural area with alot of low income group whose main source of income is petty trading. The women in this community mostly engage in petty trading to meet up their daily and family needs. Most of the these women are bread winners of their respective families either because there husband are financially incapable or they are widowed. Rotary club of Apo in district 9125 Nigeria came together to bring these women together and formed them into a cooperative society and empower them through giving them micro credits for trading. We also educated them on little business success secrets to ensure the micro credits granted them are put into judicious use for the growth of their business. The impact of the project is been felt immediately in several house holds in the community as they can provide a better life for members of their family. This is achieved from expansion of their petty trading from the micro loans given to th

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Community, Community economic development

Nigeria

01 July 2013

30 June 2014

Mr. Ibrahim Bello, | contact

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Project Funding

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Community needs, project impact, and sustainability

Community assessment: How the project team learned about the community’s needs

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Project impact: How the project will help the community after the project ends

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Sustainability: How the benefits of the project will continue afterward

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Engagement Tracker

Total volunteer hours
234
Hours
Number of volunteers
28
People
Total cash contributions
3,600
USD
Total in-kind contributions
6,000
USD