The Rebecca Foundation and COVET has donated some machines and startup equipment to some Hairdressers and seamstresses across the country.
The donation was done in responds to a request made by the Hairdressers and Beauticians Association in January and In all, about 32 individuals benefited from the donations across the 16 regions.
Items donated to the beneficiaries includes sewing machines, hair dryer’s and many other start up equipment.
Making the donation on behalf of the First lady and The Rebecca Foundation, Mrs Akosua Newman, Director of Operations at the Office of The First lady said the Rebecca Foundation is determined to contribute to enriching lives and help support individuals grow their businesses.
“I am glad to have this wonderful collaboration with COVET and I know this startup machines will go a long way to help support your dreams and i also urge you to take good care of it” she said.
Mrs. Akosua Newman also took the opportunity to entreat them to also continue to observe the protocols associated with the COVID-19 and always stays safe.