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Women Feeding Their Communities

Sustainable agriculture is needed to provide economic development and growth. Women in agriculture are important.

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Project Description

 

  • The main mission of the project is to provide sustainable employment to  50 women in various communities by enabling them to create, operate, and manage sustainable farms.
  • Provide fresh, healthy and affordable quality vegetables,fruits and meat.
  • Providing consistent and convenient services by delivering produce. 
  • Engage community growth and development.

 

  • This project solves and aids in providing jobs to more than 50 women.
  • High cost of vegetables
  • Challenge the lack of youth opportunities in agriculture.
  • Challenge imports in vegetable and fruit supply.
  • Inconsistent supply  of vegetables and fruits.

 

 

 

This project will target more than 20,000 households and key residential areas. 

Opportunties for export to other Caribbean countries,government contacts  exists. 

 

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  • This project will propagate, plant and supply 15 short crops, 3 root crops and poultry operationof 2000 birds at 5 rural community locations. Each location will provide employment,and opportunities to 10 women. Meet the needs of quality, fresh and affordable produce to much low-income households.
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  • I am seeking  funding as there are little opportunities of financial resources. Covid-19 has increased the unemployment level. 

 

USE OF FUNDS

  • Funds will be used as follows.
  • Leasing and purchasing land $80,000
  • Purchase of seedlings and seeds $20,000
  • Building material for constructing a 17x30 green house. $30,000
  • Building materials for broiler pens  $50,000
  • Inventory(chicks and feed)  $20,000
  • Equipment(4Pluckers and 1 pellet machine as 50% of broiler feed will be made by team using crops,fruit andwatergrass)  $20,000
  • Labor(Salaries and wages)  For 4 months $50,000
  • Marketing(Branding, packaging, ads,digital and social media marketing) $10,000
  • Permits  $1000
  •  1 Delivery vans. $20,000

This project will be managed by a team of agriculture enthusiasts with support of extension officers, business support services and organizations such as CARDI.

 

This project will be implemented fully in 4 months. 

  • Thank you for your support. I will make your contributions a success in aiding in ending hunger and Poverty . And importantly keeping our environment safe.

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Location of project

Grenada

Duration of project?

4 months.

What happens after implementation?

Women will operate farms and have employment

Monetary Contribution

 

Free vegetable and fruit basket for one year. Worth $100

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2,000.00 USD
Name Recognition AND Basket

1 Food baskets containing fresh vegetables and tropical fruits

Getting name featured on all project sites as benefactor 

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Rewards

Monetary Contribution

 

Free vegetable and fruit basket for one year. Worth $100

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2,000.00 USD
Name Recognition AND Basket

1 Food baskets containing fresh vegetables and tropical fruits

Getting name featured on all project sites as benefactor 

10 Left
0 Supporters
Select this reward