Capstone has new merchandise! Stop by Capstone and see our new merchandise representing Africa, Central America and South America. Here are a few of the stories behind the merchandise.
Earnstina, a young African woman, received a small loan from Mission Resource to buy a sewing machine and pay her apprenticeship fees. Today, she is making beautiful, one-of-a-kind purses, dresses, aprons and other goods. With her new income, Ernestina is now renting her own bedroom and receiving the joy of giving as she supports ministry in her own community.
Anielka Chavez is President and CEO of Catwalk. Catwalk specializes in one of a kind jewelry and purses from Nicaragua in Central America. Anielka is 25 years old and is currently enrolled in University in Managua, Nicaragua. She is studying physcology and hopes to become a counselor!
Anielka is one of 3 sisters. She is heavily involved in her church and school in Managua.
Anielka has strong ties in the United States. Through the organziation, Nicaragua Resource Network (NRN), Anielka was able to be sponsored to attend school from elementary through to her college career. Anielka is very special and talented. She has a heart for her family, community and country. Educated people like her are hard to come by in Nicaragua, she is aware of that and hopes to be salt and light in a country that needs her!