Global Ministries

The United Methodist Church

Connecting the Church in Mission

Mulungwishi Women's School

Mulungwishi Women's School

Advance #08112A

#08112A - Equipping women for ministry and to empower other women

Annual Goal:$20,000.00
Location:Mulungwishi Congo, (Democratic Republic) Africa
Partner:The UMC, Southern Congo Annual Conference

Describe the need affecting the community.

Women are the backbone of the Congolese society. They are the catalyst in the community. Having women who are trained is imperative to develop the whole community. Them also being to other women examples of self worth and having the skills that they can use to improve the life of their families.

How will this Advance project help to address the need?

Through the teaching program of the Women's School giving the needed courses that will prepare the women for the life they will be leading in the community. There is also a great deal of practical training coming with participation in the local church.

Describe the primary goal of the project.

To train women to be effective leaders in their church and community and partners with their husbands in the ministry.

Describe the change you would like to see in the community as a result of this Advance project.

The level, worth and appreciation women being raised in the church and community.

Budget and Financial Information


Annual Advance Financial Goal
Local Financial Support


teaching materials and supplies
administrative costs and maintenance

Project Contact

Kongolo Chijika

Global Ministries Contact

Yollande S. Yambo
(404) 460-7105