PROJECT: “REVOLVING FUNDS TO CREATE
JOBS FOR BLIND PEOPLE “
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PROJECT OBJECTIVES AND BENEFICIARIES:
Achieving both functional independence and economic for people with visual impairment, through this project that creates a Revolving Fund, which the National Foundation for the Blind would cost loans to small blind and visually impaired, advising and teaching professions helpful so that they can create productive business, pay their loan in easy installments, and continue their business and achieve financial freedom. In principle this project would benefit 40 people, but to the extent that the fund will being returned to payments of the first to benefit others may benefit.
Jobs for people with visual impairment are administered by applicants, with support and monitoring of the Board and their families. First assessment and career counseling is done in addition to the training, education and integration of blind people in productive activity, prior market research and tasks to determine the feasibility of the post.
In the experience of the Board, the positions of major work such Fund are: grocery stores, fantasies, manufacture and sale of swapers, kitchen wipes, paleteros, production of detergents and cleaning products and agricultural projects raising pigs, planting vegetables, small fruits, cattle.
AREA OF INTEREST IN ROTARY: Prevention and Treatment of Disease
PROJECT INVESTMENT: US$15,000.00