What Your Donation Can Do
Here are some examples of what your contributions would accomplish:
Twelve dollars would provide enough propane gas to heat the weaving center in winter months
Twenty dollars will provide internet access and phone cards to facilitate communications for the project.
A four dollar donation will cover one day of operation costs (carding, spinning, weaving, or fulling) and will the costs of transportation to and from the Bamiyan weaving center and lunch during the day.
Eighty dollars a month will pay to rent space for a weaving center that will house three counterbalance looms.
Fifty dollars will buy a more efficient drop spindle for spinning yarn.
Two Hundred & fifteen dollars will buy 30 kilograms of raw wool from sheepherders.
Three Hundred & fifty-five dollars will pay for a local carpenter to build replicas of the original counterbalance loom.
One Thousand dollars will buy a drum carding machine that would be shipped to Bamiyan.
Will be used responsibly and passionately to improve the quality of life for the women weavers of Bamyan