Sewing Skills to Help

Orphans Widows

Faith Based
Non Profit

began in Africa in 1998. Al Barrett was on his way to a mission. Rom 15:13May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you trust in him, so that you may overflow with hope by the power of the Holy Spirit.

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Sewing with
His Word

Providing a hand up, not just a hand out. Bringing the word from village to village

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Our ministry vision is towards widows, orphans, and indigenous pastors

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About Us

Serving since 1998

that initial effort has now grown to a mountain of donated thread, materials, and sewing machines.

In 27 Countries

Threads of Hope has made it's presence known around the globe. God has brought people that pray and help, and donate time

Missionary Ventures Intl

Threads of Hope is a missionary partner of MVI International

Sowing thru Sewing

Teaching sewing skill to earn a living


We accept donations of working sewing machines, thread, fabrics and related items

Helping Widows to learn to live on their own in a productive life

Empowering women especially to earn a living is making a huge impact

that they may know the reason for what we do, and come to know Christ


we care

our team of hardworking people are committed to the highest level of service. We have served in Africa and around the world for many years.