Assistance to the poor:
$613 – Humanitarian assistance: including food (Average cost is $1.50 a day for food), rent, home repair, etc.
$67 – Medical expenses
$20 – We are funding a daily one hour local Christian radio program. The total cost is $20 a month
$348 – Paper, gas for the generator, pens, folders, and Bibles
$326 – Motor bike gas and repair
$840 – New motor bike
$39 - Communication
$178 – Mission trips. We give each day $1.40 per person for food for overnight mission trips. Also included in this is the cost of candles for night services.
Team food and house supplies:
$725 – Food, house supplies (close estimate). Our core team consists of 8 adults and 7 children. We regularly feed and house visitors from the interior and locals as needed from our house supply funds. That averages out to $1.60 a day per person to cover, clothes, food, candles, soap etc. Really it is less than that per day because we also feed others every day.
Construction of our permanent ministry center and housing:
$80 – Construction costs for our building.
$540 – well hand pump. We have a well that is open, now water is not for drinking. The pump will allow us to enclose the well and allow for drinking water. Many around will use it.
$370 – for children’s school fees. Average cost per child per semester is $40.
$4,136 - Total for the month