Vocational Center

The list of individuals who share their time and resources to make a difference in the lives of those in our community is endless. One such woman, Kat Ebanks, has recently opened a City Embrace Counseling and Resource Centre on the island.

Roatan vocational centerIn the past few months, Kat has worked to establish Prosperity Vocational Centre (PVC) in Oak Ridge, brought sexual health services to those in need, set up clinics, and formed new relationships with local authorities and community leaders.

At the vocational center, local women are learning all aspects of starting and running a business. With the recent ban on plastic shopping bags on the island, there is a need for reusable shopping bags, something that until now has not been readily available on the island. The women in the vocational center are sewing beautiful, heavy-duty canvas shopping bags with waterproof plastic bottoms and advertising them as the last grocery bag you’ll ever buy!

To order one of these beautiful bags or to find out

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