Empowering widows, touching lives.
Zerephat Widows Rehabilitation and Empowerment Program (project widows), established in 1997 Rev. Fr. Prof. Dominic Arize Oliagba in response to the growing need to help the increasing number of widows in Kaduna State of Nigeria. With time and due to the need to help the number of youths roaming the streets without jobs, the Zerephat Widows Project was extended to adults and young adults to enable them become entrepreneurial so as to be resourceful, functional and happy, thereby contributing to their individual development and that of the society. Since it’s inception in 1997, the Zerephat Widows has held numerous workshops for widows, and have assisted a large number of them financially, so as to help them to be self-supporting, functional and happy.
The following are some pictures from workshops and training sessions held with the widows