One teaching trip with US teachers costs $15,000
to train 35 women. One class with local trainers costs $6,000 to train
25 women. Teaching 4 trainers costs $10,000 over three years.
We pay two Sierra Leonean staff $10,500 per year.
We pay stipends and expenses to Leaders and Trainers of approximately $6,000 per year. We meet all standards for both the US and Sierra Leone.
Our annual expenses for two trips per year, including local salaries, air fare, accommodations, car rental and meals cost between $45,000 and $50,000. Our annual donations normally amount to less than $20,000, forcing us to cover the remainder of the costs out of our own pockets, and that’s where you can help with a tax deductable donation through any or all of the following:
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