PMYO Fundraising team trip to Germany for Afrika Festivals 2018 raises over 1000 Euros in sale of Ugandan Hand made Crafts Products

Since 2011, Power Minds Youth Organisation has had a good partnership with Juz Idstein http://www.jugendpflege-idstein.de/seiten/sonstige-projekte/juz-unterstuetzt-juz-in-uganda.php”  Frankfurt Am Germany under the supervision of Mr. Torsten Fleischer of the City of Idstein and People Help People One World Idstein Germany https://www.facebook.com/PeopleHelpPeople.OneWorld/ under the leadership of Mr. Bernhard Wingerberg. The Juz  Idstein for so long have participated in the Idstein Jazz Festival under which they have raised lots of Euros to help boast PMYO Kasanje Youth center https://idstein-jazzfestival.de/

They have also donated lots of soccer kits to the youth sports teams in kasanje and pysically visited to do voluntary work at PMYO youth center. Over 150 youth in Kasanje have benefited from the partnerschaft between PMYO and Juz Idstein.

Jugendzentrum Idstein members visits PMYO Youth center Kasanje

Idsteiner Zeitung – Mittwoch, 28. Dezember 2011

Mr. Torsten Fleischer and Mr. Jansen head of Social department Idstein city received our team in Idstein while on their visit

Our partnership has since then helped PMYO and its leaders to travel to Germany and participate in fundraising events for the Organisation which in return has helped the Organisation to sustain itself ever since. In these events like  Afrika Festival Hamburg, Birkenried Afrima Festival, Kenako Afrika festival our team from Uganda have participated and successfully raised funds to ran PMYO activities.

Our fundraising staff visiting jugendzentrum Idstein after attending the Afrika Festival Hamburg 2017
Jugendzentrum team in partnership with PMYO fundraise for Kasanje youth center renovation at the Idstein jazz festival 2016

Our partnership with  Mr. Bernhard Wingerberg of People Help People One World Idstein https://www.facebook.com/PeopleHelpPeople.OneWorld/ and his family has seen tremendous success in 10 projects for the youth communities in Kasanje Wakiso district. Water Sanitation and Hygiene projects funded by people help people Idstein has become the most popular development in kasanje village and over 10,000 inhabitants have got access to clean water and improved sanitation especially in infant schools. Currently Mr. Bernhard Wingerberg together with People  Help People Idstein are funding projects for children with disabilities in different villages of Wakiso.

Some of the jugendzentrum Idstein members together with their leader taking a photo memo

In May 2018 our team Susan and Jolly traveled to Birkenried for the Afrika festival and the also visited the Jugendzentrum Idstein to deliver a lot of handkraft art work that has been used in the June 2018 Jazz festival in Idstein which has helped raise over 2000 Euros by our partner Juz Idstein. https://idstein-jazzfestival.de/

Jugendzentrum Idstein members attending a stand for PMYO partnerschaft at the jazz festival
Idstein jugendzentrum/ PMYO partnerachft information stand at the jazz festival

Products most sold:

Coloured baskets made by the Teenage mothers supported by People Help People One World Idstein

PMYO stand at the just concluded Jazz festival 2018

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