Sponsor our Vocational Center
NPH Honduras - Education

Some of our children at the Carpentry Workshop

At our home we strive to provide our children with the best education possible, and the Vocational Center is a key piece of our educational system. After graduating from primary school, all students begin their middle school studies at our on-site Vocational Center. Half of their day is spent on traditional classroom subjects, and the other half is spent in one of our seven vocational workshops: carpentry, electricity, shoemaking, sewing, beauty, and welding, as well as a life skills/home economics classroom. In these workshops, students learn a trade in the form of a professional apprenticeship and at year’s end, each workshop culminates with a certification exam. The CADERH organization is a nonprofit with the goal of standardizing and elevating the skill level of workers in Honduras and they visit the home every November to administer the exams.

By successfully passing their exam, students earn a state-recognized trade certification – an enormous advantage in the Honduran labor market. Especially for students who struggle academically, trade certification will be key to their success once they leave our home.

By supporting this project you will allow us to continue operating our vocational workshops that greatly influence our children’s job prospects once they leave our home.

If you have any questions about this project, please contact your nearest fundraising office. Click "Sponsor Project" to give an online donation. We are very grateful for any amount you can donate.


Description Qty Donated Needed
Carpentry Workshop
Yearly Material Costs 1 L440,985 L28
Workshop General Tools 1 L98,897 L7
Carpentry Instructor 1 L197,001 L-10
Beauty Workshop
Yearly Material Costs 1 L46,888 L26,057
Workshop Maintenance 1 L8,212 L4,287
Beauty Workshop Instrutor 1 L197,001 L-10
Welding Workshop
Yearly Material Costs 1 L124,861 L4
Workshop Maintenance 1 L29,139 L0
Welding Instructor 1 L197,001 L-10
Shoe Making
Yearly Material Costs 1 L67,309 L11,921
Workshop Maintenance 1 L39,397 L1
Shoemaking Instructor 1 L197,001 L-10
Home Economics
Yearly Material Costs 1 L0 L70,825
Workshop Maintenance 1 L0 L19,169
Home Economics Instructor 1 L0 L196,991
Electricity Workshop
Yearly Material Costs 1 L0 L107,574
Workshop Maintenance 1 L0 L18,784
Electricity Workshop Instructor 1 L171,717 L25,274
Seamstress Workshop
Yearly Material Costs 1 L0 L57,291
Workshop Maintenance 1 L0 L18,784
Seamstress Instructor 1 L171,717 L25,274
Workshop Coordinator 1 L318,822 L0
Estimated Project Cost (HNL) L2,888,178 L2,305,947 L582,232

Note: the project cost includes a 10% premium to support the general needs of NPH and its children.





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