A Project of Saint Michael the Archangel Orthodox Mission in Pakistan
With the blessings of His Eminence Metropolitan Hilarion, First Hierarch of the Russian Church Abroad, Saint Matrona Adult Education Center was started in March 2016. Father Joseph Farooq the administrator of Saint Michael the Archangel Orthodox Mission in Pakistan is administrating an adult education and sewing center for the uplift of poor women in Pakistan and with the blessings of His Eminence Metropolitan Hilarion and with the generous support of our kind donors,
Saint Matrona Adult Education and Sewing Center for women in Pakistan helping the women group in the following fields:
Teaching them to read and write (A Basic Adult Education)
Teaching the Catechism of Eastern Orthodox Church and orthodox prayers
Health and Hygiene and food Preserving
Training of knitting, Cutting and Stitching
Saint Matrona Adult Education and Sewing Center for Poor Women in Pakistan believes that:
“A sewing machine helps the poor women to learn the skills of stitching and to earn butter and bread for their children with honor and respect”.
The women in Pakistan from their birth face injustice, discrimination, poor education and poor nutrition. The poor women in Pakistan face worst situation and many problems and Father Joseph Farooq has started this noble work 3 years ago and he is very hopeful about the progress and development of women group. He is passionate and happy that our Russian Orthodox Church in Pakistan is growing day by day and ROCOR Community is being transformed by the power of the Holy Gospel and teachings of the Mother Church.
Our small effort can bring smile on their faces. Father Joseph Farooq regularly visits the Saint Matrona Adult Education and Sewing Center and taught catechism to the women group. I humbly request you to support our project! a better way after getting basic education and skills of stitching. Your support will shape their better future
Mission needs 2 Sewing Machines, 4 tables, 15 chairs and one cupboard and iron box. I humbly request you to send your kind donation for the uplift of vulnerable women.
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Funds are distributed from the ROCOR Fund For Assistance and directly distributed to the mission