(Vietnam) Working Skills Training for Youth

(Vietnam) Working Skills Training for Youth

In this two-year project and in partnership with two District Skills Training Centers in Nam Dinh Province, Hai Hau and Xuan Truong, Maryknoll aims to improve the professional working skills of 100 trainees and trainee-graduates from these centers who are not yet employed. The project will aim to build the capacity of the two Skill Training Centers and one local garment company to provide essential skills and appropriate attitudes for trainee-graduates and new workers to help them become more successful in the workplace. Your gift will make a difference.
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(Vietnam) Economic and Life-Skills Training for Women

(Vietnam) Economic and Life-Skills Training for Women

Maryknoll is partnering with the Womenís Union of Hai Hau District in Nam Dinh Province to provide initial capital and training to 25 poor rural women for income improvement by means of an Indian Red Worm Household Breeding Program. The project will provide some Life Skills trainings to these women. The project aims to augment the agricultural income of the families of these women, empower these women to play a larger and stronger role in the economic and social lives of their families and the wider community, and to lessen the chance that they will become victims of domestic violence. Your gift provides for a brighter future for these women.
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(Vietnam) Capacity Building for the Blind

(Vietnam) Capacity Building for the Blind

In partnership with the Training and Rehabilitation Center for the Blind (TRCB) in Hanoi, the training arm of the Vietnam Blind Association (VBA), and with the Hai Duong Province Blind Association (HDBA) and the Vinh Phuc Province Blind Association (VPBA), Maryknoll will give training courses in capacity building and life skills to blind people at the three centers. The project provides training in skills they need to better implement programs to assist their blind members and to provide basic life skills training to blind people, especially to women. The project beneficiaries are 120 blind staff people from the Vinh Phuc Blind Association, 276 blind staff from the Hai Duong Blind Association, 75 blind women from Hai Duong Blind Association and 150 blind people who will receive training at the TRCB in Hanoi. The project will provide equipment and facility upgrading for the TRCB massage center. You can help!
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(North Korea) Tuberculosis Patient Ward

(North Korea) Tuberculosis Patient Ward

Multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) care requires close medical supervision for at least 18 months. North Korean MDR-TB patients are housed in substandard, over-crowded, non-insulated, cold, drafty patient wards that were built at least 30 years ago. Father Gerard Hammond, M.M., is providing new duplex patient housing units that are warm and comfortable so that patients will stay in treatment centers during the winter months and not return home and infect their families with TB. This will protect families and improve patient treatment outcomes. These buildings have been designed to meet World Health Organization standards for TB care with no halls and all doors opening to the outside to prevent the spread of tuberculosis germs from room to room. Your gift will make a difference!
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(Taiwan) Migrant Care and Counseling

(Taiwan) Migrant Care and Counseling

Maryknoll Ministry to Foreign Migrant workers and New Immigrants in Taiwan is in the Diocese of Taichung and Archdiocese of Taipei. The two Ugnayan centers and shelters serve and welcome all foreign migrant workers in Taiwan. We reach out to the foreign migrant workers, the new immigrants, foreign spouses and their families. We rent buildings for church, activities, training centers and shelters for foreign migrant workers. We provide free educational training to help improve the job skills of the workers ( electronic repairs, carpentry, dressmaking), basic Chinese language, leadership formation, lectures and seminars. We partner and network with other church groups and NGOís in doing advocacy for migrant workers rights and government agencies for trainings. With your help, Father Joyalito Tajonera, M.M., can support these migrant workers.
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(Thailand) Relief and Education for Burmese Refugees

(Thailand) Relief and Education for Burmese Refugees

For more than two decades, Wat Prok School, established by Maryknoll, has provided education, skill training as well as clothing, food and medical assistance to 50-60 migrant boys of Mon Migrants who range from six to 17 years old. Limited employment opportunities in the Southern part of Myanmar and civil strife have displaced more than 500,000 people in Thailand. Your gift supports the needs of these displaced young men.
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(Thailand) Assistance to Refugees and Migrants

(Thailand) Assistance to Refugees and Migrants

Poor living conditions and violence in their homelands have resulted in an increase in refugees into Thailand from Sri Lanka, Pakistan and other countries in the Middle East. Your gift enables Father Thomas Dunleavy, M.M., and others to take care of their physical needs by providing food, clothing, shelter, medical care and education to families.
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(Thailand) English Education Program for Buddhist Monks

(Thailand) English Education Program for Buddhist Monks

Your gifts enables Brother John Beeching, M.M., to provide English-language training for Buddhist monks and Thai lay persons from Cambodia, Thailand, Vietnam and Sri Lanka. This training provides a wonderful opportunity for Maryknoll volunteers and affiliates to serve overseas in a unique interfaith experience.
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(Nepal) Earthquake Relief and Human Development

(Nepal) Earthquake Relief and Human Development

Through the generosity of our benefactors, Father Joe Thaler, M.M., continues to rebuild the multiple programs that aim at providing health care and education for the workers employed by the brick factories as well as taking care of people residing in remote villages. In addition, the Trans Himalayan Environmental Livelihood Program provided training in cultivation, briquette making, organic farming and vermicomposting. The Freed Kamaiya Upliftment Forum supports the freed kamaiya children through education promotion activities, empowers the freed kamaiya women through the training about income generation and capacity building, and sensitizes the freed kamaiya women through STI and HIV/AIDS awareness orientation activities. The Disabled Welfare Association is a 10-month sewing program for the differently abled to learn how to sew with the objective of increasing awareness about their rights and enabling them to earn for themselves and their families. With your help, Maryknoll can continue these projects in Nepal and provide a brighter future for families.
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(Myanmar) Leadership Training and Nutritional Support

(Myanmar) Leadership Training and Nutritional Support

Father J im Kofski, M.M., and Emelita L. Valdez, a Philippine Catholic Lay Mission (PCLM) partner, will offer an integrated education and leadership training workshop to parish leaders, youth and children, and they will include workshops on income generating skills and organize them into Basic Ecclesial Communities. The project provides educational and nutritional support to more than 150 children.
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(Myanmar) Assistance to HIV and AIDS Victims

(Myanmar) Assistance to HIV and AIDS Victims

In collaboration with Maryknoll Sister Mary Grenough, M.M., MCHAN ñ the Myanmar Catholic HIV/AIDS Network ñ was developed to include 18 local programs in 16 of the countryís 18 dioceses. These programs, under Father James Kofski, M.M., offer holistic assistance to reduce the HIV/AIDS epidemic in Myanmar, and to alleviate the suffering of persons and families already affected by the disease. Its aim also is to establish community-based health and education, care and support of pregnant mothers, their children, their partners and the youth with primary purpose to reduce HIV infections from mothers to babies.
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(Myanmar) Nyaungdon Boarding House

(Myanmar) Nyaungdon Boarding House

Your gift will support the poorest children at risk of the Dala slums of Yangon in boarding houses in Nyaungdon, Maubin and Kyailak, and two orphanages in Pathein. Activities focus on developing reading, writing and speaking skills as well as physical well-being through balanced meals. With your generous support, Father James Kofski, M.M., can continue this critical project which impacts hundreds of children from very poor families who suffer because their parents are busy working and cannot provide proper supervision, education and nutrition themselves.
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(North Korea) Medical Humanitarian Aid

(North Korea) Medical Humanitarian Aid

You can support humanitarian missions by Father Jerry Hammond M.M., that are savings hundreds of lives each year, especially those suffering from tuberculosis. For more than 17 years, Maryknoll and the Eugene Bell Foundation have been treating patients who are suffering from Multi-Drug Resistant TB. Twice a year (spring and fall) trips are made into North Korea and medications are hand delivered to MDR TB patients. They are part of a minimum two-year treatment and medicines are specific to each patient-prescribed according to sputum examination. Your gift will help Father Jerry deliver the necessary medications and provide the medical care and treatment to those most in need.
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(China) Hansen Disease (Leprosy) Treatment

(China) Hansen Disease (Leprosy) Treatment

In collaboration with Maryknoll, more than fifty religious sisters from eight different congregations are caring for people affected by leprosaria / Hansen disease and they also accompany those at the final stage of their life, and to pray with them.
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(Cambodia) Horizons Vocational Training Institute

(Cambodia) Horizons Vocational Training Institute

This project responds to the cross-border trafficking of girls and women and provides trafficking survivors and at-risk girls with primary education and then 9th grade education (all within a 9-month period) so they can pass the government equivalency exam. They are provided hotel and tourism training for 2 years where they can each choose to study one of the following specialties: Reception/Front Office; Waitress, Cashier and Catering; Cookís Assistant and buffet setup or Housekeeping and hotel Laundry. Their training includes job placement in an international or boutique hotel in Phnom Penh where the graduates receive high salaries and benefits and so can help support themselves and their families in dignity.
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(Cambodia) Deaf Hostel Project

(Cambodia) Deaf Hostel Project

Educating the deaf in Cambodia continues to make a difference to more than 51,000 deaf people and one half million who are hard-of-hearing. You can help Fr. Charles Dittmeier, M.M., MMAF, provide hostels to house and feed students and provide education, job training, interpreting, sign language, deaf community development and social services.
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(Cambodia) Deaf Development Program

(Cambodia) Deaf Development Program

Fr. Charles Dittmeier, M.M. heads the only agency in Cambodia for deaf adults, providing basic education, job training, sign-language development and interpretation, deaf-community development, and social services. Father's objective is to educate and train deaf individuals who can then form a community which advocates for itself and can be integrated into hearing society. Your gift will make this dream a reality.
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(Cambodia) Seedling of Hope - Adult Project

(Cambodia) Seedling of Hope – Adult Project

Seedling of Hope for Adults improves the quality of life of destitute people living with its HIV/AIDS by providing services and access to services that promotes a healthier and viable life while families are kept together enabling parents to care for their children which prevents the incidence of orphaned and vulnerable children. The project has directly benefited 295 adults and 38 of their dependent children in Phnom Penh and Kandal province. The services provided include home-based care, access to necessary medicine and medical services, psycho-social support, livelihood and shelter if needed. Building houses and house repairs are done in partnership with Habitat for Humanity. Your generous gift creates a brighter tomorrow for families in Cambodia.
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