Sewing Training Exhibition
A six month sewing training course was commenced for 20 women at Cheddikkulam DS Division in Vavuniya District on 01.11.2011 by CFCD in collaboration with CEFCO. The Selected beneficiaries consisted of young widows, women who have lost their parents and selected young women who are under the poverty line.
Aim of this six months sewing training is to provide complete knowledge about sewing various types of garments through which they may develop their own profession and raise their income to achieve higher standard of living.
This sewing training was successfully completed and a sewing exhibition was conducted on 11.05.2012 by the students at Cheddikkulam Sewing Training Center. The Divisional Secretary of Cheddikkulam Mr. N. Kamalathasan, CFCD,Presidebt Mr. C.V.K. Sivagnanam and CFCD Programme Secretary Mr. T. Thevathas participated as quests and graced the occasion. In this occasion, certificates were issued to those who are trained in sewing.
DS Mr. N. Kamalathasan confirmed in his speech that he would take necessary steps to provide job opportunities for the young women who have completed their sewing training course , in the garment factory which will be started shortly in that region.
The next sewing training course will be commenced shortly.