Christmas Gifting Ideas

As you search for gifts this Christmas season, Friends of Madagascar Mission have a gift selection list in our most recent Winter/Christmas Newsletter.  You may access the newsletter on our web site under the "About Us" section and then select Newsletters.  Too often we select gifts of "stuff" and we Americans have way too much stuff.  A Christmas gift given to help people in one of the poorest nations in the world is a wise choice.  Select a category for your gift, let us know to whom you want the gift given and if you wish, we will send them a letter to notify that you have given this gift in their name.  We ...


Vocational Training Program In The Prison Ministry

Two years ago we suggested to the Prison Ministry Bureau that manages this program in Madagascar that they ask the Malagasy Department of Justice if the Prison Ministry Program could have space within the 12 prisons of this program to begin a vocational program.  Friends of Madagascar Mission promised to provide the funds to start and run this program and they would reimburse us for one half of the funds after they began to make and sell products.  The government agreed and we visited several of these programs this past summer.  The prisoners are making wonderful items:  leather purses and key chains, jewelry for women ...


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