Aid is one thing, and for which we are all grateful. It remains a key part of our program. But building self sustaining enterprises which support people for the long term is an important goal of Network Heaven as well. We have seen success with the mushroom farms. And our contacts in Sri Lanka advise
Teams of people sorting and packing all those goods so generously donated. Here is some of the activity on the 5 October.
An important part of our work has been aid focused – aiming to alleviate immediate needs. But there has been great scope for us to help establish something sustainable and enduring, helping these people to develop their own income and independence. We were very fortunate to have some funds recently donated which have been used
A few photos here of some of the tsunami widows... getting back on their feet with their gardens.