Past DIAKAID Grants

DIAKAID Projects

2016– Order of Deaconesses, Methodist Church Nigeria
Focus: Education in Nigeria with the aim of  providing a Management Course for Women in Leadership Training and in Gender and Development.

2008 – 2011 Malawi: support for small scale self help projects

Training of two deacons “by extention” in South Africa

2007 Egypt, Daughters of St. Mary – Montessori equipment for
the school for mentally and physically disabled

2005 Cameroon – Equipment for the Bakery


Establishing a bakery to support sisters/
Purchase of mixer, baking utensils, building of an extension

2005 – 2008 Tanzania – Namalira Motherhouse
Training for Deaconesses
Purpose: to empower deaconesses through education
Secondary school education for deaconesses who did not finish
their schooling, to enable them for professional training

2005-2008 South Africa Order of Deacons, Methodist Church (MCSA) :

Circuit Deacon Community Work

Purpose: Co- ordinate mission projects in a district of the MCSA Natal West,
Build bridges to link needs with recources

2003 – 2006 Rwanda – Agricultural project within orphanage
Purchase of grasland, building, purchase of cows, training orphans and community members


Egypt Sisters from the Coptic Order : Daughters of St. Mary – School
for disabled people – purchase teaching material

2001 – 2002 Malawi Dairy Project for orphans at Gowa Mission
Station – purchase of three cows

Swaziland: Training of Church workers short term workshops

Zambia: Poultry Project – building of chicken coup, purchase of 1 day old chickens, teaching orphans to take care of the chickens

2000 Madagascar Agricultural project, charcoal burner

Zambia Deaconess Training Workshop for empowerment

1999 Russia Diaconal Centre Gusev
Ghana Income generating project – Microbusiness