Weekly classes were held at St. Martin’s Creche, Colombo 5. The sewing classes were attended by mothers of children at St. Martin’s Creche who would like to learn to sew in order to have an additional source of income. These hardworking ladies showed great dedication by attending the classes which were led by volunteers of the club. The students who show promise will be sponsored to follow a further course at the Singer Fashion Academy.
Sponsored 12 ladies from WIN Her Jaffna to empower them through an 8 week course of a sewing programme at Singer Academy. Inner Wheel Club of Jaffna supported to coordinate this project.
Donated a reusable gift bag with sweets and stationary to the children of St. Martin’s Creche.
Supported an eye and health camp held in Moratumulla for disadvantaged senior citizens in this impoverished area. This was done in conjunction with HelpAge Sri Lanka. The camp had doctors checking height, weight, blood pressure, random blood sugar and examining the eyes of these elders. A lecture on general health was given covering nutrition, healthy…
Donated two sewing machines to the WIN Her Jaffna group who successfully completed the sewing classes