Livelihood Projects

 

 

 

There are four ways Meketa is helping people into work:  offering microloans for new business startup, providing the facilities for weavers to make and sell tallitot,  wool and crochet hooks for making kippot, loans to a bakery and the newest project for training and employment. 

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Most girls in the Gondar Jewish community tend to stay at home and miss school during some of the days of their monthly cycle.   They could fall behind with their schooling and struggle to keep up with the class. We have linked up with the Days4girls project to provide girls with re-usable feminine hygiene kits. Seven kits were sent in time for International Women's Day.

We started a new club in Shewa Dabo – an area further out in Gondar where many of the Jewish families have moved to because the housing is much cheaper.  Click here to find out more about it 

Our programme, LIFT, gives direct support to elderly and infirm members of the community living in poverty.  Learn more about it here.

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Contact Details: Meketa, 10 Camley  Park Drive,  Maidenhead Berkshire  SL6  6QF  E-mail: projects@meketa.org.uk   Phone: +44 (0)7526 189352