Curriculum for Year 2016
Through open forums, guest speakers, conferences, projects, community service activities we aim to give the young women a better understanding of issues that they will encounter in life such as respect, self-esteem, love, becoming a woman, influences, women of the world, leadership and community service.
FRUIT Program Outline
The table below outlines the activities for one (1) calendar year. Every meeting starts with a journal entry to encourage women to write leisurely. Occasionally we will have “Woman of the meeting ” in which a prize is awarded to the most active participant at the end of the meeting.
|March 16||F®UIT Is ..||F®UIT New Year Party||Get people acquainted with F®UIT and each other.|
|Ice Breaker Activities|
|Collect applications from volunteers|
|Sword Search||Project: Joint study of the Life of Deborah||Indepth study on the Life of Deborah|
|Pep Talk||Journals/Diaries||Personalize journals/Diaries/ Discuss the importance of recording events,goals, visions, dreams|
|The Women of The World||Project: Women of virtue.||For the next one month, groups of 3 are responsible for working on a presentation about an influential woman or any group of women and their way of life.|
|April 16||Now, Go Live Your Best Life||Mentoring/ Speaker Series. (Breakfast Meeting)||Invite a Speaker to come in and share their talent/ skill/ story with women|
|Outreach to Secondary school students (Guest Speakers, Workshop)||This forum teaches young women about the changes occurring in their bodies and hygiene. Visit to Primary and secondary schools for talks to girls and donation of items: Sanitary towels, toilet rolls , underwears etc|
|Post Program Evaluation||Women will take the survey to evaluate personal growth and the effectiveness of the program.|
|Discuss suggestions for future programs.|
|June 16||Life Skills||Mentoring/ Speaker Series( (Breakfast Meeting)||Invite a Speaker to come in and share their talent/ skill/ story with women|
|Community Service/Philanthropy||Community Service Project/ School development Project||Outreach to a University.
Launch of GIGGLES.
Start arrangements for enrolling women for skill acquisition projects and service projects.
|Special Workshop||Activity: My World||Complete a map of my world with the good qualities I want to keep in and the ones I want to keep out.
The Laws of my life: Things I absolutely love/ need/ willing to negotiate/ absolutely not.
Who deserves your respect?
How do people earn your respect?
|August 16||Life Skills||Launch Skill acquisition |
centre for the underpriviledged
|Launch the Skill acquisition centre and accept volunteer mentors and facilitators|
|Special Dinner||A dinner to discuss about life, marital and career issues.|
|Community Service/Philanthropy||Community Service Project||Discuss the logistics of the Community Service Project. Organize, fold and box donated items.|
|October 16||Now, Go Live;Your Best Life: Bible Exposition||Joint study of the Life of Abigael||F®UIT General Meeting|
|Open Forum: Opinions Here.||Our F®UIT List of Discussion Questions|
Workshop: How to Encourage Others
|Each person receives two quotes which they are responsible for interpreting and presenting to their peers.|
|I know I can||Speaker Series||Invite a Speaker to come in and share their talent/ skill/ story with women|
|December 16||Now, Go Live; Your Best Life: |
|Life of Ruth and Naomi||F®UIT General Meeting|
|Open Forum: Opinions Here.||Our F®UIT List of Discussion / Questions|
|Opinions There: Workshop: How to Encourage Others||Each person receives two quotes which they are responsible for interpreting and presenting to their peers.|
|Community Service/ Philanthropy||Community Service Project||Visit to Orphanages for donation of gift items.|
|HOLIDAY CELEBRATION||Celebrate the end of the program. Celebrate the end of the year with a Holiday Party.|
|Enjoy Christmas Treats|