- Home for children (H4C)
- Disabled Centers
In order to grow and prosperity potential abilities of disabled people, and for bringing it up, the development of the carpet weaving manufactory for the blind and increasing its capacity was putting on the agenda of the Kowsar Mashiz charity.
Afarineshebartar- One of the most valuable Kowsar Mashiz foundation ongoing project, is the development of carpet manufactory for the blind to support disabled people and create jobs for them. Experts of Mashiz institute have been performed initial undergraduate activities and they also put the visited the blind workshop location and carpet weaving in "Kouhpaye" road on the agenda. In addition, experts and university professors were consulted about design and carpet weaving and started practical process of developing the manufactory with their suggestions and solutions.
At the present time, 30 blind people with 30 carpet looms are working in this manufactory, that the quality of their manufactured goods are acceptable and can be marketed for sale.
Carpet weaving has a special way in this manufactory, which blind people choose colors from the inside of the box, that are gridded using a braille line, and draw shapes using a special type of knot.
Kowsar Mashiz foundation is determined to increase the capacity of the manufactory to 60 people by entering to this domain and training of help seekers and students and take an effective step in order to create employment for disabled people and support them. Also, during negotiations with Kerman Chamber of Commerce, understanding for marketing, selling and exporting these carpets by this organization was done, and the products will be marketed.
With initial estimation, Educational, consumable and non-consumable expenses for the development of this manufacture, is calculated one-billion Riyal which will be provid by Kowsar Mashiz Charity.