Republic of Congo is located in central Africa, they are a missionary diocese of the Anglican Church of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).
Mothers’ Union members are incredibly active within their local communities providing a lifeline for many families through both practical and pastoral support.
There are more than 25,000 members of Mothers’ Union combined with the Democratic Republic of Congo acting as beacons of hope in communities facing immense pressures and difficulties. Their outreach activities include:
Savings and credit groups
Health awareness programmes
Emergency Relief programmes
Awaken Programme (Church & Community Mobilisation with Literacy)
The programme is one of the most cost-effective literacy programmes in the world. We train community volunteers as literacy facilitators, who are then equipped to run literacy circles in their own community