Charitable Organization

Embrace Rwanda International Society

North Vancouver, BC

Outreach and welfareHealthInternational

Healthy Mum's Program-Maternal & child health workers are trained and supported to visit/advise/care for mums and babies, providing practical support towards healthy pregnancies and full-term healthy babies. Over 2300 mothers are benefiting from the program. Early childhood education- 121 locally trained preschool teachers offer a sound educational foundation in English for 6,691 children. The program focuses on the first 3 years of life by implementing interventions that can significantly impact a child's physical and cognitive development. Vocational Training Centre- skill training and experience in useful trades is provided towards enabling an income for families in local communities. Training options include sewing & tailoring, knitting, baking & cooking, and carpentry & construction. There are over 199 students now enrolled. Social and Economic Development- Business development micro-loans are organized and self funded within the 160+ community associations and business collectives for the purpose of generating income through small projects. Each project in turn gives back to the collective, building independence and sustainability. Healing the Next Generation- As an extension of the Healthy Mums Program, support personnel have been trained to work with women who have been victimized and still suffer from the of trauma and isolation resulting from the...

Program areas

Description% of emphasis
Medical services60
Education/ Training programs25
Social services15

*% of emphasis is reported by the charity and does not necessarily reflect money spent.

Revenue and expenses