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HOME GARDEN PROGRAM

Following the training in the 6 month garden program, graduates eliminate hunger by growing their own food.

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SEWING INCUBATOR PROGRAM

Graduates from the 6 month sewing program are equipped for professional employment in the garment industry or start their own micro business. The business incubator is a stepping stone to get them started.

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GARDEN COOPERATIVE

Garden graduates are using their knowledge and skills and working together to transform vacant lots into productive gardens and selling produce to the market place.

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MICRO FINANCE

The micro finance fund needs to be expanded so it can provide more support and opportunity to graduates from the programs to get started in their own enterprise.

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GUINEA PIGS

A micro program to train families, to raise Guinea Pigs for meat is based on the knowledge and advice of a local University. This program is part of Communities for Life’s Strategic self-sustainability plan.

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CHICKENS

Learn how to hatch chicks from eggs, raise chickens, and eat eggs that are fresh, great tasting, and nutritious.  Manufacture the world’s best fertilizer.