District Convenor for Women Membership Development Lion Nimira on 21st of April carried out Poverty Alleviation Pilot Project to support 10 needy ladies from Mtoni Kijichi in Temeke District.
She advised that by assisting this 10 ladies with soap powder and charcoal, they will be able to carry out petty business to make theme independent She promised them continued support for 6 months. In turn, the ladies promised to run their petty business and report back so that they could form a group to provide the same assistance to 10 more ladies from the same area.
Lion Nimira took support of Teachers from Kijichi primary School to assist them.
The project is in wake of extending Lionism to remote sub-urban areas where Lion Nimira could gradually get ladies who would be able to form a branch club that has a motto of helping needy ladies from their community.