2017 NABWU Day of Prayer Project Grant Recipients

Through your giving at the November 2017 Day of Prayer, these ministry projects will be supported.

 

WMU North Carolina

WMU North Carolina

A hand up not a hand out // $3300

Providing job skills and life skill classes for women in need with a Christian context of women helping women. This grant will provide transportation for rural community participants as well as assistance with tuition and/or books. . http://www.rccwjc.org/

Atlantic Baptist Women

Atlantic Baptist Women

helping exploited youth // $5000

This Volunteer Support Workers Program will support sexually exploited girls and women by helping them access community resources, including safe housing, addictions services, and counselling, and will walk alongside them in the long journey toward exiting and fully healing from sexual exploitation. http://opendoorcentre.com/

Canadian Baptist Women of Ontario & Quebec

Canadian Baptist Women of Ontario & Quebec

ichthys theatre summer acting camp // $3500

ICHTHYS Theatre will partner with Friendship House to provide Summer Acting Camp for children primarily from economically-challenged families. Activities will include script writing, sewing costumes, creating stage sets and props. Children will invite their community to attend public performance of plays at the end of their camps. . http://www.ichthystheatre.ca/

Women in Focus

Women in Focus

shalom/broadway women's conference // $5000

Annual 3 day weekend conference/retreat focusing on African new immigrant and refugee women as a healing and reconciliation ministry. This event is intended to improve the quality of life for disadvantaged women by also providing training and leadership development. https://churchplantingatcbwc.wordpress.com/2014/10/02/church-planter-interview-shadrack-mutabazi-winnipeg/

Canadian Baptist Women of Ontario & Quebec

Canadian Baptist Women of Ontario & Quebec

sister's keeper fund // $5000

Assistance for refugee women, girls and teens who have experienced sexual abuse or escaped violent relations to begin to rebuild their lives through counselling and legal advice. This grant will provide transportation of clients to doctors’ appointments, counseling sessions, and accompaniment to refugee hearings. . http://matthewhouseforterie.com/