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Sharing WW skills #1: Woodworking Ministry Opportunity in Cambodia

05-22-2013 07:34 PM by Tim Scoville | 7 comments »

Seeking a volunteer to help with a non-denominational Christian ministry near Phnom Penh, Cambodia called Jumpah. Since 2006, Jumpah has operated a vocational training center for woodworking with a dual purpose – (1) to train young men and women basic skills in woodworking that make them employable locally and (2) to operate a small shop where operating profits would support this mission and the greater Jumpah ministry – AIDS hospice, orphanage, and school. The wood shop has many western tools and several locally purchased or manufactured tools. They have experience in turning, routing, assembly of chairs, desks, and cabinets, intarsia, and scroll sawing. Some examples can be seen on m...

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