A sewing machine helps lift a woman out of poverty and creates new jobs in her community.

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05 Sweing Girls

02 Sewing Training






The use of sewing machine in rural Ethiopia has an immense advantage. Women can sew clothes for their family. This reduces their family expense. They can also use it as a way of making money by the side to their family. The school kids travel long distances to get their school uniforms made. This all is easily solved by having a training center in the area.

Coffeeprint4change has started giving training on sewing machine for twenty boys and girls, who have a strong desire and passion to change their lives and impact others in the community. After a couple of months, they will graduate and start working by themselves.

They can support themselves and their family members as well. They are also a good inspiration to the people in the villages showing them the possibility of changing one’s life if there is a will