PDS FRUITS & VEGETABLES GARDEN
Perspective Development Skills Charitable Organization which is also known as PDS is a community Organization located in Kibele-Tunguu- Zanzibar. It was established under the Societies Act. No. 6 of 1995. It's registration Number is L.2712. The main objective of PDS Charitable Organization is to empower the local people of the rural areas and poorly situated families to shape their future by providing access to additional opportunities and skills.
As a part of empowering the local people, PDS charitable Organization has established a project called PDS Fruits & Vegetables Garden.
The long term objective of this project is to contribute to food security of the poorest and food insecure households in Zanzibar. Specific objectives includes raising the income of farmers, improving the diet of the community and empoyement opportunities.
PDS Charitable Organization is currently undertaking a project that focuses on production of fruits and vegetables that generates more income to the villagers. However, fund is not enough to implement this project. THEREFORE, PDS Charitable Organization needs fund for better achievement of this project.
The first phase of a project was to establish PDS garden and Now we've already established it.
The second phase of a project is to provide practical training to the 50 poor people in need to the society about how to establish the morden fruits & vegitables garden and giving them the resources.
And the third phase is to organize conference that will involve beneficiaries, volunteers, donors, community leaders and PDS members. The main objective of a conference is to evaluate a project and giving special reward to our donors and volunteers of this project. This project shall be repeated like cycle and after the first three phases, a project will run it self.
We need to involve volunteers from different countries in all phase one, phase two & phase three so as to make a project to be sustainable.
Our goals is to reach $ 5,000 to improve our vegitable garden and starting the second phase of providing practical training to the 50 poor families in need as a part of changing their standard of lives.
The main activities in this project are conducting practical training for the farmers, provision of seeds,provision of gardening toos,designing of garden,providing other resources, monitoring and evaluation.
Donating agencies or individual have responsibility of monitoring the progress and receiving the report on monthly, quarterly and annually.
Our garden is involves different products such as tomatoe, spinach,maize,paper squash,okra,eggplant, watermelon and cucumber.
You can make contributions on our GoGetfunding page. If you can't give, but still want to support our project, please share our page with your friends and family members, with more people awere of our project, we'll be one step closer to reach our goal.
In other hand, If you are interested to volunteer in our garden as a part of supporting community in need, you can contribute a minimum amount of $25 per day as a part of supporting our project achievement. We shall give you free accommodation, food and offer some tours to some beautiful areas of Zanzibar such as beaches and historical sites.
Please join us in helping the community in need by making donation to our page.
If you have any question about our organization or vegitable garden project, please feel free to ask at [email protected]
Also you can contact us through
+255 655477174 (WhatsApp No.)
I hope to meet with you in our Fruits & Vegetables Garden or at our Conference.